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Finding it difficult to hold onto cash until the end of the month? Ever wonder Where Does My Money Go? Learn more about savings, spending, and budgeting through an interactive budgeting guide powered by the Purdue Extension Office.

Students may choose to lower miscellaneous expenses by using any combination of the following Money-Saving Strategies.

College Scorecards in the U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center make it easier for you to search for a college that is a good fit for you. You can use the College Scorecard to find out more about a college’s affordability and value so you can make more informed decisions about which college to attend.

Financial Awareness Counseling provides tools and information to help you understand your financial aid and assist you in managing your finances.

The information provided by CashCourse will help you make informed financial decisions throughout your college years and into your professional life.

Throughout their college career, many college students may find themselves in need of some legal assistance whether it be landlord disputes, issues with their university or college, or other lawful matters. Here, Avvo provides How to Find a Lawyer, a resource dedicated to help college students find the legal help they need.

Finaid.org is a student's guide to financial aid.  

Feedthepig.org is a financial literacy website created with you in mind. With free savings tips, downloadable podcasts, and an interactive guide that can help curve or break spending habits, Feedthepig.org can help students get into the saving mind set.

The Simple Dollar - Best Student Credit Cards is a guide put together by the team at The Simple Dollar to help students learn to use credit cards responsibly.