Additional College Resources
Finding creative ways to save money throughout your college journey is a beautiful thing. This quick list offers direct links to external resources that can help you manage your money, build your emergency fund, and navigate paying for college.
- College Board’s Scholarship Search Tool
With College Board’s Scholarship Search tool, find scholarships, other financial aid, and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion.
- College Scorecard
The U.S. Department of Education created the College Scorecard tool to help you learn more about colleges, including their programs, costs, admissions, results, and more.
- Essential Guide to Building an Emergency Fund
Check out this in-depth guide from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for some strategies to help you build your emergency fund.
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)
Visit the Federal Student Aid website and complete your FAFSA to help pay for college.
- IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT)
The IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) electronically transfers your federal tax return information into your FAFSA form.
- Mint Personal Finance and Budgeting App (Apple | Android)
Looking for an app to help you manage and track your money in college? Check out the Mint personal finance app! Best of all, it’s free! (Please note: Mosaiec is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Intuit’s Mint Software.)
- The Ultimate List of Student Discounts and Deals
Check out College Info Geek’s comprehensive list of student discounts to take advantage of and save some money!
- Understanding Student Loan Repayment
Need help managing your student loans? Visit the Federal Student Aid website to help you get a handle on your student loans.