Tackling School Expenses | Debt Free Digest August 2018

Welcome to our Hoyes Michalos Debt Free Digest where we round up personal finance topics from around the web to help you live, and remain, debt free.

In August, we’re sharing resources to help you manage the cost of school, from getting ready to go back to tackling student debt after graduation.

 

Good Reads From Around the Web

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If you’re not careful, back-to-school shopping expenses can really add up. Tia of Financially Fit & Fab shares 10 useful tips for you to get all the school supplies you need, without breaking your budget.

Get More Bang for Your Buck on Back-to-School Supplies

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While you want to be a supportive parent, there is a high cost to paying for your child’s education. This comprehensive guide by Amy Livingston at Money Crashers outlines the pros and cons of financially supporting your child.

Should You Pay for Your Child’s Education?

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As Desirae Odjick of Half Banked puts it: A student income is the weirdest income you’ll ever have, which is why it’s important to know how to budget during this turbulent financial time. She shares tips on how to budget as a student.

Take Control of your Student Budget

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