Podcast – College Money Bites

Hungry for more money management tips? Fill up on episodes of College Money Bites below!

Episode 1: Campus Resources for College Students

In our inaugural episode of College Money Bites, we are joined by one of Trellis Company’s Student Financial Coaches, Melanie Odums. We chatted with Melanie about the various types of on-campus (and off-campus) resources available to college students, why students should take advantage of their school’s resources, and more!

Episode 2: Summer Tips for Staying on Track in College

For new or returning college students, it’s important to stay on track during summer months. This podcast provides students with simple, and easy to follow advice for preparing for the next semester, staying on track to complete your education, whether to work or take classes over the summer, how to stay involved on campus during summer months, and any financial “gotchas” to look out for, especially for new students.

Episode 3: Tips for Completing the FAFSA

No one wants to overpay for their college education. Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)is an important step when going to college as it helps determine how much federal financial aid you are eligible for (grants, scholarships, work study, loans). This podcast walks thru the why, when, and what happens next of filling out the FAFSA, including what aid is best to accept first (and last) and if you have to accept all of the aid you are eligible for.