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Save Money & Go Green With Used Furniture for Your College Student

Save Money & Go Green With Used Furniture for Your College Student

Whether your student is moving into the dorm or their first house or apartment, chances are they’ll want or need a few pieces of furniture to fill their space. 

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What College Students Should & Shouldn't Store Over Summer Break

What College Students Should & Shouldn't Store Over Summer Break

As a college student, there’s nothing like getting prepped for summer break. Finals are almost over, and you’re in the final stretch of the semester. 

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5 Ways to Find a Roommate

5 Ways to Find a Roommate

If you're headed to college and want to save money on housing, finding a roommate is essential. That's hard to do when you're from out of town and you don't know anyone. Take a look at these five ways to find a roommate with ease.

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5 Must-Do's Before You Start College in Colorado

5 Must-Do's Before You Start College in Colorado

Before you buckle down and start your freshman college year in Colorado, spend the summer exploring the exciting and picturesque recreation opportunities Colorado has to offer. The American outdoors is gorgeous in Colorado, and some of the best activities you'll engage in will involve Colorado's scenery and natural formations. Once you've experienced the adventure Colorado offers, you'll be so glad you get to be here for the next four years.

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How to Confront Your Roommate About a Problem

How to Confront Your Roommate About a Problem

Your home is your castle, right? So what do you do when you feel like you're living with a fire-breathing dragon instead of a calm roommate? Don't let things escalate to that point. Solve differences of opinion early through these tips.

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The 8 Best Fast Food Restaurants for Your Dollar

The 8 Best Fast Food Restaurants for Your Dollar

Most college students have a pretty limited food budget. When you're sick of dorm food or you don't want to eat yet another packet of ramen for dinner, it's tempting to branch out. Fortunately, there are plenty of great fast food spots where you can grab a great meal at a low price. Knowing which restaurants offer the best bang for your buck helps stretch your budget a little further. Check out these top fast food restaurants to satisfy your hunger without emptying your wallet.

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Ditch the DVDs: The 7 Best Streaming Services for College Students

Ditch the DVDs: The 7 Best Streaming Services for College Students

​Like dinosaurs, the once -mighty DVD is now a thing of the past. Thanks to streaming services, you can get access to thousands of movies, thousands of TV shows, and zero commercials. There are many great services out there, but your seven best options are explained below. 

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Go Minimal This Semester

Go Minimal This Semester

College dorm rooms are not known for being spacious. Especially when you have to share a space, the last thing you want is to have a lot of clutter. The minimalist trend is perfect for college students, who typically don't have a lot of space or a lot of money to buy new things. Practicing minimalism now also helps keep that mindset in the future.

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5 Time Management Tips for Finals Week

5 Time Management Tips for Finals Week

Finals week isn't much fun, but everyone in college has to do it. To make finals week a little easier on yourself, manage your time more effectively this semester. Schedules, planning, and good sleep will help you get through this frustrating week and on to that wonderful school break.

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5 Important Tips for Moving Furniture Safely and Efficiently

5 Important Tips for Moving Furniture Safely and Efficiently

Time to move? Whether you've recently earned your degree and you're moving into your first apartment, or you're just storing your stuff over summer break, moving can be a challenge — particularly if you have a lot of furniture. To make relocating your furniture as easy and pain-free as possible, use the following tips.

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4 Amazing Storage Products for Your Dorm Room

4 Amazing Storage Products for Your Dorm Room

When you move into a dorm or apartment, you face one major challenge: How to keep your place neat and your stuff organized. You've unpacked all your belongings from the boxes in which they arrived, and now you're just hoping you don't drown under the mountain of things you've dragged with you to college.

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How to Spring Clean Your Dorm Room

How to Spring Clean Your Dorm Room

Spring cleaning your dorm room offers several benefits. First, you'll be organized in preparation for finals — you won't have to wonder where you stashed your calculus notes the night before the exam. Second, if you keep your space clean and organized, you'll have far less to do when it comes time to move out of your dorm at the end of the school year.

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Spring Break: Locking Up Your Dorm or Off-Campus Apartment

Spring Break: Locking Up Your Dorm or Off-Campus Apartment

Heading out of town on a spring break trip can prove exhilarating, but you'll need to lock up your dorm room or off-campus apartment before you hit the road. Make sure you do the following essential tasks to keep your college abode safe and secure until your return.

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