Lowering Your Room and Board Costs

Living at home is, of course, the slam-dunk option for lowering your room and board costs, unless your parents are charging you an arm and a leg or your student is eating you out of house and home. If living at home is not an option for one reason or another, you can still do a number of things to substantially lower your room and board costs. Some options are easy but come with the potential for headaches, while others can be relatively painless but require a lot of preparation and planning. All of them, though, have the potential to save you thousands, so consider picking one and trying to make it happen.

Going Off-Campus

For the most part, choosing to live off-campus can save you a significant amount ...

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