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Tips and tricks for current and future college students. Scholarships, FAFSA, internships, and ways to make money during college.

Eat 2 Meals/Day For $160/Year: The Six Flags Season Dining Hack

Eat 2 Meals/Day For $160/Year: The Six Flags Season Dining Hack

I’ve always loved finding things that were so grossly mis-priced. It is an extremely fun past time. So, when I went to Six Flags and saw sign after sign for a “Season Dining Pass”I crunched the numbers. For just ~$170 per year you can eat 2 meals plus a snack every day for a year (minus the holidays). Most people spend more than $170 per month on food. Just imagine the thousands of dollars you’d save with the Six Flags Season…

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Birthday Freebies: 300 Companies That Give You Free Stuff On Your Birthday

Birthday Freebies: 300 Companies That Give You Free Stuff On Your Birthday

Every year, my favorite brands send me offers of birthday freebies for food, beauty products, activities, etc for my birthday month. It makes my birthday feel extra special. So I decided to compile the ultimate list of 300+ birthday freebies, sorted by category, so that I could maximize the birthday freebies during my birthday month. Yup, a lot of companies allow you to redeem freebies throughout your birthday month! Most places allow you to sign up for birthday freebies when…

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Earnin App Review: Get Paid Daily For Free Every Day

Earnin App Review: Get Paid Daily For Free Every Day

Earnin is an app that allows you to get paid daily. Have you ever wondered why you don’t get paid daily when you work every day? Why do you only get paid every 2 weeks? If you work a day, your employer should you for that day’s work. Right? You shouldn’t have to wait two weeks to see the money that you’ve earned. Yet that’s how payment works in the US. Fortunately, with this Earnin review, you’ll see that you…

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How To Do a No-Fail No-Spend Money Challenge (Free Printable!)

How To Do a No-Fail No-Spend Money Challenge (Free Printable!)

Need to gamify your savings with a money saving challenge? Do the No Spend Money Challenge and start your journey to being confident with your finances. It’s difficult to save sometimes with everyone around you spending and buying things all the time. But so what? Why get yourself deeper in debt and poorer so you can keep up with the latest Instagram trends? Being financially stable is more important than living that perfect life on social media. 1. Start Today,…

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30 People Who Reached Financial Independence Before 40 and Retired Early To Financial Freedom

30 People Who Reached Financial Independence Before 40 and Retired Early To Financial Freedom

The list is sorted in order of retirement age. If you know of someone who should be added here, let me know via the comment section below. The age of financial independence and early retirement (FIRE) is in parenthesis after the name. Other people achieved financial freedom on average household incomes below. So can you. If you get busy with side hustles, maybe you can retire even earlier. If you think financial independence is impossible, you’re wrong. Even if you’ve…

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Author: Olivia

Olivia worked in finance and wants you to learn the secrets of financial independence. She believes there are so many ways to monetize your life and make money doing the things you're already doing because so many companies offer free money.

The average savings account rate is 0.1%. The big banks have incredibly low savings accounts rates. CIT Bank offers a 1.75% savings account. You can open an account with just $100 and no monthly fees or charge . Tired of being charged fees and getting peanuts in interest at your current bank? Open a CIT Bank savings account in less than 15 minutes online.

If you have a car, Rideshare apps allow you to pick a direction you want to go twice a day, so you can get extra money going somewhere you were driving to anyway at least twice a day. Get a $300 sign-up bonus with Lyft.

One of my favorite ways ways of monetizing my life is via credit card bonuses with cards that give you cashback or rewards. Check out our review of the Chase Sapphire cards, which give you at least $500 in cash or $625 in travel credit.