Three Steps to Create a Budget as a College Student

by Catalina Benavides 1. Let’s get real. Before designing your own budget, you have to have control of your finances. Make sure you have your own bank account and a debit card, which avoids the temptation that credit cards represent since they […]

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Student Loan Horror Story: What is really haunting students this Halloween?

By Catalina Benavides Student loans are the real monsters terrorizing present students and graduated students. According to Forbes magazine, student loan debt has amounted to $1.52 trillion. And how many students are terrorized by this monster? 44.2 million Americans. Student loans are […]

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Microfinancing and the Future of Women in Need

By Catalina Benavides First off, what is microfiancing? According to Kiva, a microfinancing company, microfinancing is “a term used to describe financial services, such as loans, savings, insurance and fund transfers to entrepreneurs, small businesses and individuals who lack access to traditional […]

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