By Helen Trieu
PR Intern, The University Network
Don't you miss those days when back to school meant new books, pens, binders and most importantly, brand new clothes?! Today with the student loan debt skyrocketing to a whopping number two just under mortgage debt as the highest in America, shopping for back to school clothes is definitely the last thing on most college student's minds. But what if it doesn't have to be?
Let's be honest, shopping is a necessary (and fun) part of life! One that college students should not have to give up. Here are some ways to save on everyday things so you won't have to:
There are many ways to save on things we are already spending money on, there's no reason to not take advantage of it. Companies such as The University Network (TUN) make saving for college students easy by listing businesses all over the country that offer discounts to college students on their website and free mobile app.
Investing in clothes is more than just buying a shirt or blazer. It's investing in yourself and your future. The shirt that you were able to afford from Ann Taylor because you got it with a student discount while in college may be the one that gives you the confidence to land your first job!
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