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Money Management

Tips on Money Management

  • Pay your bills as they arrive so you don't forget them.
  • Always review your Credit Card transactions, bank statements, phone bills, etc for unauthorised use.
  • Avoid scholarship scams. Real scholarships don't charge fees and application information is available and free to everyone.
  • Make a personal budget with what you have to help you to live within your means.
  • Buy books cheaply and when you need them, compare prices online and in bookstores. Buy used books when you can.
  • Find out from your parents what they will pay for and what you will be responsible for.
  • If you run into financial trouble ask for help. call your parents. If the financial situation at home is not good, talk to your school. Most colleges have a fund to help students get out of difficult situations.
  • Use your Be More Visa Classic Debit Card for purchases online and at merchant outlets as much as you can instead of withdrawing cash to avoid transaction charges.