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Success Story: Save $200/year on Textbooks

Money Saving Mom had a reader submit a story on how she saves $200/year on textbooks. One of the ways that I survived the high costs of textbooks through my five years as an undergraduate was by using CampusBooks. The … Continue reading

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Success Story: Went from $20,000 Debt to $63,000 in Assets

Give me back my five bucks recently posted a story about how they saved for the down payment on their home. From when I graduated in 2006, up until the present (5 years), I grew my net worth from -$20,000 … Continue reading

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Success Story: I Paid Off $18,000 in a Year

CNN Money posts about a woman who paid off $18,000 worth of debt in a year. I ride the bus. A lot. Usually, twice a day. That has saved me approximately $1,400 over the past year. In January 2010, I … Continue reading

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