Category | College

Money Management

Posted on 29 September 2008

Lets keep things simple. There are only two things you need to keep an idea of in order to stay out of the almost-out-of-overdraft zone, earn more than you spend. Sound easy? Read on… Leave it out! Keep your outgoings to a minimum, and yes we know that you probably know this already, so before [...]

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Dealing with Debt

Posted on 28 September 2008

4 Months into college life and scared to hear the rattle of bank letters coming through your letterbox? You probably aren’t the only one! Make it easy on yourself, have a look at this lot.. Before you blow a fuse, sit yourself down and have a nice cuppa. There. Better? First rule of debt is [...]

Instructions for Student Loans

Posted on 14 August 2008

Volunteers who have outstanding debts under one of the federally administered or guaranteed student loan programs qualify for certain relief during their Peace Corps service. The regulations that authorize this relief are complicated, and different rules apply to each type of loan. The summary below will help you to take advantage of the full range [...]

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Preparing for the Peace Corps

Posted on 14 August 2008

A Checklist for College Students It’s never too early to start learning about the Peace Corps! And even though graduation may seem a long way off, there are some things you can do now that could help you qualify for Peace Corps programs when the time comes to apply. Freshmen and Sophomores Attend a Peace [...]

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What To Expect During Your Peace Corps Interview

Posted on 14 August 2008

Peace Corps interview. And you’re nervous. Maybe this is your first “real” job interview. Maybe you’ve already had a handful of interviews, but none for an organization similar to the Peace Corps. You’re not quite sure what to expect. In many ways, your Peace Corps interview will be like any other professional job interview, and [...]

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