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Making the most of college fairs in RI

Feb 25, 2015 9:53:00 AM

Is a college fair on its way to your town? Not sure how to take the right approach to college fairs? When you go to college fairs in RI, you must be prepared and armed with confidence. Just showing up to a college fair is not enough for you to make the impact you need for your future. 

Here are a few tips on how to make the most out of the college fairs in Rhode Island. 

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Topics: College Planning

Financial Aid Deadlines: Don't miss them!

Feb 16, 2015 7:00:00 AM

When it's time to attend college, it's no surprise that many students will need some sort of financial aid to pay for the large expense. A college education comes with a price and it is now your responsibility to secure the funds you need to get on the road to your future. It's time to take charge and be proactive in your quest to pay for your college career. It is paramount to be organized and keep up with the various deadlines for financial aid.

Here are some useful tips on how to stay current on financial aid deadlines and manage your timeline for financial aid. 

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Topics: College Financial Aid

Budgeting for Young Adults

Feb 10, 2015 5:30:00 PM

As a young adult in today's world, your blossoming social life may take precedence over your need to budget. However, spending your money wisely now can free up extra funds for your future. The objective is to be responsible and ultimately have a comfortable retirement. In order to attain financial freedom, it's important to set realistic goals for a practical budget which you can stick to – now. Here are some tips on budgeting for young adults.  

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Topics: Financial Education for Students

Resume writing for upcoming college grads

Feb 3, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Getting a job right after college may feel like an insurmountable task if you don't have much experience. You may feel intimidated by your peers who have a better professional profile and have worked in their given industries through internships. However, there are ways that you can make yourself a desirable candidate in the job pool.

The right resume can make all the difference in the world when it comes to landing a good job. Combine your previous experience with the right attitude to pursue the jobs of your dreams.

Here are some resume writing tips for upcoming college grads. 

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Topics: College Internships