• How to Manage the Incidental Expenses of College

    How to Manage the Incidental Expenses of College
    Mar 31, 2017
    While it’s common knowledge that the cost of a college education can be staggering, what is all too frequently overlooked are the accumulative expenditures beyond tuition, fees, and room and board that tend to accompany the “college experience.” From campus parking permits to late night runs to cafés off campus, these incidentals might easily add up to several hundred dollars per week. But by anticipating them early and planning accordingly, you can maximize your dollars and avoid being blindsided by unexpected bills. Here are some typical expenses to be aware of when building a college budget – and a few tips on ways to save.