Tag: Student

B.C. school trustees ask for provincial, federal aid to stomp out student vaping

VANCOUVER—British Columbia’s school trustees are asking for help to stop students from vaping. Stephanie Higginson, the president of the B.C. School Trustees Association, says her members report that their schools are spending more time policing vaping and more students are breaking the rules around vaping. Higginson says members approved a motion at the association’s provincial…

What to Do If Your Wages Are Being Garnished for Student Loans

You’re doing the best you can with your money situation, but somehow, you’re still barely staying afloat. Besides staying on top of your bills, you might have a mountain of debt to pay off — student loans, credit cards, and car payments. And maybe, because you’ve been struggling for some time, you’ve defaulted on your student…

How To Apply For Student Loans Without Your Parents

For some prospective college students, taking out student loans is a breeze. When you have a supportive parent there to explain the fine print and co-sign on the dotted line, all you really have to do is fill out some paperwork. But not everyone is so lucky. Even students without the support of their parents…

How To Leverage Student Credit Cards As A Financial Opportunity

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