Frugal Student Tips:  Thrifting

Frugal Student Tips: Thrifting

On a budget? Is saving money a priority? Then thrifting is the way to go. Don't turn your nose up at the idea of shopping at the thrift store. Here's why.

Follow Budgeting Tips

Follow Budgeting Tips

Our Frugal College Student Tips series can help you make sure you don't run short before your next payday.

Frugal Student Tip #4 – Shop In Your Own Closet

Spending big money on a new costume for Halloween? That's scary! Boo!!

Frugal Student Tip #3 – Don’t Catch Spending Envy

Splurging on non-essentials is not a race -- and you don't win anything for keeping up. Don't spend money just because your friends are.

Frugal Student Tip #2: Don’t Drink Your Dollars

There’s a reason financial counselors developed the term “latte factor.” Sure it’s fun to be out and about and get a delicious beverage, but many people drop more money on coffee these days than they realize. What does $5 per day for nine months come out to? Big money!