Blog Category - 'Student Credit Cards'

Are We Any Wiser When it Comes to Credit Cards?

by Evita Page

Do we see credit cards differently? And if so, does that mean our love affair with credit is on the mend or is it a temporary shift due to the recession?

New Stats on How College Students See Credit

by Jon Dell

76% of college students have no idea what happens if they make a late payment on their credit cards. This, along with new revelations, paints dire picture.

What You Need to Know About Student Loans

by Evita Page

Student loans are in the crosshairs and the economy continues to struggle. Here’s the latest and what you need to know, especially if you’re a college student or the parent of one.

Colleges and Prepaid Card Companies: Strange Bedfellows?

by Antonio Bard

As if college wasn’t expensive enough, a new report reveals the colleges are teaming with companies responsible for high debit card fees.

Do College Degrees Still Command Respect?

by Evita Page

Does a college degree still command respect? Can you be financially secure without one? We set out to find answers.

Navigating College Costs

by Beth May

Preparing for college or maybe you’re just graduating? Here are ways to navigate the costs.

6 Tips For Handling Student Loan, Credit Card Debt

by Evita Page

It’s a tough reality for graduating college students as they’re leaving with both credit card debt and overwhelming student loans. Here are six things you can do right now to offset the burden.

Allowing Teens Access to Your Credit Cards

by Beth May

Should you help your teen establish his own credit card or add him to your account until he learns the importance of financial responsibility?