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Honestly, what gives you a bigger rush than shopping? Speaking for myself, I could wile away hours adding dresses and skincare products to my online shopping cart. If I stumble across a mystical and fragrant candle at a shop somewhere, I'll easily…
The college application process is such a waiting game. First, you go on a bunch of campus tours. Then, you apply to your favorites and research how to build the perfect resumé. Last but not least, you sit at home and wonder when you'll get that…
Remember when Kristen Wiig was sitting on a plane in Bridesmaids and said, "Help me, I'm poor?" Yeah, I felt that. As much as you love college, it can be quick to drain your bank account. Everything just adds up — snacks at the cafeteria, notebooks…
Only 20-somethings can understand some struggles that are so real. These are the times when you're learning how to "adult," but still feel like a kid. You're waking up in the morning, and complaining about the traffic on your commute to campus or…
Studying abroad is the adventure of a lifetime. You're living in another country for a few months, and traveling every weekend. You'll be eating fresh pasta, exploring museums, and embarking on excursions with new friends in class. But before you go…
Summer is the ultimate time for adventures. You want to see and do everything, but the reality is, adventures cost money. Who knew? Usually, many of us aim for one big summer trip each year, but during the months leading up to that trip, we're…
There isn't a Millennial among us who hasn't dreamed of quitting his or her day job and traveling the world. While this dream is achievable for some, it's not always an option for everyone else. Whether you're saving up for a weekend or a year,…
I have such a complicated relationship with clothes. On one hand, I absolutely adore them. Nothing makes my day quite like someone complimenting my outfit or asking where I got something. On the other hand, I used to spend way too much money on…
We all want to travel. No one looks at pictures of digital nomads exploring the world and thinks, "Man, that looks boring." The problem is, what we want and what we can afford are two distinctly different things. More often than not, we make excuses…
If you're one of the 40 million Americans currently working hard to pay off some big student loans, the fact that you're not alone might not be all that comforting. After all, there are lots of other things you want to do with your cash, so it's…
When I was younger, I took pride in knowing I had a unique set of skills — but knowing how to save money wasn't one of them. But of course, the idea of having my own bank account, filled with luscious dollar bills, was exhilarating. You would think…
You don't need yet another reminder about how summer is right around the corner. What you need is some real help getting ready for it. Swapping pasta for produce is causing you to go broke, your personal trainer is more interested in who they just…
I dropped out of high school when I was 16 to start my first business. Shortly after, my girlfriend at the time gave birth to my daughter. Surely, my journey toward entrepreneurship ended there, when I decided to get a “real job,” right? Nope. In…
Looking back on my four years of college, I realize how many countless hours I spent in the classroom, doing group projects, finishing homework, and studying for tests and quizzes. Okay, maybe I didn’t spend as much time on those things as I should…
It's crazy knowing that December will officially mark a year since I've moved out of my parents nest and started my journey of independence. Even though I've learned and experienced a lot through trial and error, there's still a lot for me to figure…
Undoubtedly, you’re aware that college is over, but is it really that bad that you're still clinging to your “youthful” habits? Here are the best — and most common — post-graduation habits that we just can't shake. Don't worry, no one is judging. 1.…