Budgeting

Mint: Why It's Your Best Friend in College!

August 23, 2018

By Jade Garcia, Financial Wellness Peer Advisor

What is Mint? What does it do?

Are you a college student and want to start minimizing your spending habits and track your accounts? Mint is the app for you. Mint goes from tracking your bills, to budgeting, to getting your credit score. It categorizes your calculations while also alerting you on what you have to spend every month.

If it's free it's for me!

Summer Budget

July 18, 2018

By Jade Garcia, Financial Wellness Peer Advisor

Budgeting for the summer can be difficult compared to the rest of the quarters. Some may ask why? It can be quite difficult because many students don’t receive financial aid since they are not in school and usually get a part-time job to pay for their fixed and flexible expenses.

Here is what you need to do to have a successful budget for a great summer: