Synopses & Reviews
Paying for college is one of the most challenging situations you'll ever have to face. Every year, thousands of students' hopes of starting college are dashed by bad planning and bad money management. And many who do graduate are burdened with a heavy educational debt that prevents them from pursuing the full potential of their diplomas.
Leading Christian financial expert Larry Burkett has written this financial survival guide to help you understand the money side of your college plans. You'll find guidelines on managing your finances, how to balance your checkbook, how to use (or misuse) credit cards, and how to obtain colleges scholarships and loans. Money Management for College Students also includes information on choosing a major, choosing a college, and pursuing the career of your choice. Going to college can be one of the most exhilarating experiences in your lifetime. Don't let the heavy load of financial burdens knock you down.
Whether you're just starting to think about college or have only a year left, the Momey Management for College Students workbook is an invaluable resource. Learn to manage your finances, balance your checkbook, use credit cards, obtain loans, etc.
Be prepared for the financial pressures of college with this insightful workbook. Also helpful for making major career and college choices.
About the Author
LARRY BURKETT (1939-2003) was a well-known authority on business and personal finance. He wrote more than seventy books, including non-fiction bestsellers like Family Financial Workbook, Debt-Free Living, and The World's Easiest Guide to Finances. He also had a worldwide radio ministry. Larry founded Christian Financial Concepts and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Crown Financial Ministries®. He is survived by his wife, Judy, four grown children and nine grandchildren.
Table of Contents
1. College Career Guidance
2. College Financing
3. Who Should Budget and Why
4. Money Management
5. Checkbook Management
6. Credit Card Management