College is the first time most students experience living away from home, typically with more independence than ever before. If you are living in the dorms or within the campus community you are especially vulnerable to overspending, as other students around you are likely spending money. It can be difficult to discern between true wants and needs..
- Step 1: Admit your spending mistakes
- Step 2: Review your spending history
- Step 3: Create your spending plan
- Step 4: Stick to your spending plan