Life’s Financial Journeys
Managing your own money. “Groceries, gas, rent… They cost how much?”
College life is primarily about academics. However, you still have to manage your life, too. More than likely, the amount of money coming in will be limited.
To make sure your money lasts and you have enough to pay your expenses, you need to know what your expenses are and how you are going to prioritize your limited income.
The following subtasks may assist you in managing your money. You will find detailed resources for these subtasks under the links in the right column of this page.
Subtask 1: Understand needs versus wants and financial priorities
Subtask 2: Create a budget
Subtask 3: Protect your money
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1. Managing your own money
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