Does your future dream include financial freedom? Let’s hope so!
Often, financial freedom comes to fruition after you have put in your time with an entry level positions and earned your way upwards. Living a financially stable life while pursuing a job that you are passionate about is often more challenging than it seems. One side usually demands more attention than the other. Think, “starving artist” vs. those who who do well financially at the expense of their dream.
Is it possible to have both? Yes!
Start developing financial goals now! Use your “student” status to your advantage! There are many discounts available to students. Check your local bank for a student checking account, a student credit card and of course do your research and look for academic scholarships!
There are even resources available like giftcard granny, that provide an extensive list of companies that offer discounts specifically for students!
It takes some time and effort to dig up all that is available to students who are looking for financial support, but it’s worth the effort.
And of course – budget, budget, budget – and stick to it!