College Life & Trends

Get advice and tips on things related to college life, including fashion, socializing, travel and balancing it all while keeping focused on school.

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Playing Poker in College

Video games and board games may have their time in the spotlight, but card games are eternal –– and for good reason. Card games keep your mind sharp. A recent study on brain activity found that playing card games or solving puzzles can even delay the onset of Alzheimer’s dementia by up to five years. Now, […]

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What to Pack for a Winter Road Trip

“Over the river and through the woods…” Most people don’t look forward to traveling during the winter months, but it’s common to convene at a family member’s home for holidays. That means you’ll probably be taking at least one road trip this winter. Ensuring that you have the right supplies can give you better peace […]

Choosing the Best Car Insurance for New Drivers

To drive legally in every state, you need to have financial responsibility or proof of car insurance. Every state has a minimum level of insurance coverage for drivers. However, to be adequately protected, experts recommend that you purchase more than the minimum coverage. There are many factors that insurance providers look at to determine the […]

Online College Student Tips to Maintain Focus

Attending college online from home can be a difficult transition for students that are used to going into a classroom and physical campus with other students. To be successful with college online it is important to establish good study and class habits. This blog posts lists helpful tips for attending college online from home and […]

Living Off Campus: Tips to Help You Get Started

Renting your first apartment is definitely an exciting moment and a threshold in most people’s lives. These are your first steps towards adulthood, and it’s the perfect opportunity for you to learn about financial independence and responsibility. It also comes with a lot of fun moments and decisions you’re in charge of, such as organizing […]

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Balancing Your Days: College, Work, and Your Social Life

It can be difficult to work and go to school, not to mention enjoy the benefits of college with an active social life. Anyone who has had to work their way through school knows how challenging it can be, especially when compared to friends and classmates who have the luxury of partying all night and […]

Classrooms with a View: Educational Travel Destinations

For students who want to expand their knowledge and their world Interested in getting an education with a view? Educational travel destination tours and study abroad programs are both great options to combine education with travel. There are many fun ways you can experience a classroom with a view; waking up with Big Ben, the […]

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Is it Time for Your Wardrobe to Grow Up?

Transforming your look from college to career After spending semester after semester in shorts and a hoodie, it seems like a daunting task to even think about putting on a dress and heels or a suit and tie. But there are ways to blend comfort and your own unique sense of style into your new […]

Leaving Home for College

Making the transition can be a lot smoother by following a few simple steps. For most of us, leaving home for college and living independently for the first time is one of the most exciting times in our lives; but it can also be one of the most daunting. Where will I live? Will I […]

Poker chips and cards

Playing Poker in College

Video games and board games may have their time in the spotlight, but card games are eternal –– and for good reason. Card games keep your mind sharp. A recent study on brain activity found that playing card games or solving puzzles can even delay the onset of Alzheimer’s dementia by up to five years. Now, […]

Traveler with suitcase in airport concept.Young girl  walking with carrying luggage and passenger for tour travel booking ticket flight at international vacation time in holiday rest and relaxation.

What to Pack for a Winter Road Trip

“Over the river and through the woods…” Most people don’t look forward to traveling during the winter months, but it’s common to convene at a family member’s home for holidays. That means you’ll probably be taking at least one road trip this winter. Ensuring that you have the right supplies can give you better peace […]

Choosing the Best Car Insurance for New Drivers

To drive legally in every state, you need to have financial responsibility or proof of car insurance. Every state has a minimum level of insurance coverage for drivers. However, to be adequately protected, experts recommend that you purchase more than the minimum coverage. There are many factors that insurance providers look at to determine the […]

Online College Student Tips to Maintain Focus

Attending college online from home can be a difficult transition for students that are used to going into a classroom and physical campus with other students. To be successful with college online it is important to establish good study and class habits. This blog posts lists helpful tips for attending college online from home and […]

Living Off Campus: Tips to Help You Get Started

Renting your first apartment is definitely an exciting moment and a threshold in most people’s lives. These are your first steps towards adulthood, and it’s the perfect opportunity for you to learn about financial independence and responsibility. It also comes with a lot of fun moments and decisions you’re in charge of, such as organizing […]

college student planning calendar

Balancing Your Days: College, Work, and Your Social Life

It can be difficult to work and go to school, not to mention enjoy the benefits of college with an active social life. Anyone who has had to work their way through school knows how challenging it can be, especially when compared to friends and classmates who have the luxury of partying all night and […]

Classrooms with a View: Educational Travel Destinations

For students who want to expand their knowledge and their world Interested in getting an education with a view? Educational travel destination tours and study abroad programs are both great options to combine education with travel. There are many fun ways you can experience a classroom with a view; waking up with Big Ben, the […]

business-attire-for-women

Is it Time for Your Wardrobe to Grow Up?

Transforming your look from college to career After spending semester after semester in shorts and a hoodie, it seems like a daunting task to even think about putting on a dress and heels or a suit and tie. But there are ways to blend comfort and your own unique sense of style into your new […]

Leaving Home for College

Making the transition can be a lot smoother by following a few simple steps. For most of us, leaving home for college and living independently for the first time is one of the most exciting times in our lives; but it can also be one of the most daunting. Where will I live? Will I […]