Published in “August 2014”

Nine Ways to Be More Eco-Friendly in College

Most students want to be environmentally responsible, but the trouble with being a college student is that classes, commuting, and studying eat up your time. More often than not, you find yourself relying on convenience rather that what's good for the environment. Wou [...]

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Four Fun & Inexpensive Back-to-School Lunch Recipes

As a parent, packing school lunches is hard because many kids would rather order pizza, french fries, or some other deep fried item from the school lunch line rather than bring their own healthy lunch. But if parents make lunch a little more fun to eat, there’s a chance th [...]

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Plan Spotlight: the Nifty 9 is Perfect for College Students

There’s a lot going on during the college years. Between classes, studying and “extracurricular activities,” it's no wonder why trying to keep track of your energy bill isn’t high on the priority list. So this year, for those who are living off campus in an apartment [...]

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Life Hacks to Save Money: the August “Back to School” Edition!

People enjoy life hacks for several reasons, but we like them for their money saving properties. Better yet, websites like DealNews.com and Lifehacker provide lots of money-saving tips on a regular basis, specifically by recommending a yearly timeline of when you should pur [...]

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