Tips for first-year college students on budgeting

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For many first-year college students, this is the first time they’re making financial decisions on their own. With a restricted salary, balancing the costs of tuition, living expenses, and leisure expenditures may be difficult. We advocate embracing your Type-A personality traits and creating a precise budget. Although each student’s budget will be unique, some broad…