Life Stage: Student

Do’s & Don’t’s of Dorm Room Shopping

Do’s & Don’t’s of Dorm Room Shopping

Dorm life is an exciting milestone for many incoming college students, but preparing to move in can be a little daunting (and costly). It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement and overspend on items you don’t really need. So before you start shopping, consider these do’s and don’ts:

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SESLOC Returns to Cal Poly

SESLOC Returns to Cal Poly

SESLOC Federal Credit Union (SESLOC) has been selected to provide retail banking and ATM service on the Cal Poly campus with a new branch in the Julian A. McPhee University Union.

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Tips for Tackling Back-to-School Shopping

Tips for Tackling Back-to-School Shopping

Back to school shopping season is already here, and experts are predicting spending to increase this year. Preparing for the new academic year doesn’t have to break the bank. Plus, involving your child in planning and budgeting is a great way to teach them about money through example.

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Get Smart About Debt: 7 Tips to Help You Get Out of Debt NOW

Get Smart About Debt: 7 Tips to Help You Get Out of Debt NOW

If you are dealing with debt, you aren’t alone. The average American household has an average balance of about $6,600 in credit card debt, and that’s not taking into account home, auto, and student loans. Paying off your debt isn’t always easy, but having a plan can go a long way in achieving your financial goals.

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Federal Student Loans FAQ

Federal Student Loans FAQ

What Are Federal Student Loans? Federal student loans are loans established by the federal government and provided to students for college and graduate school.

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SESLOC Resources for Recent Grads

SESLOC Resources for Recent Grads

Whether you’re moving on to higher education or launching your career, SESLOC offers financial resources to help you along your journey. While many banks offer free student checking to young adults, the minute you age out of the account you may be subject to fees and account balance minimums. Your SESLOC HomeFREE Checking account is always free, with no minimum balance requirements or monthly fees. Plus, you get a lot more:

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Beware of Lifestyle Creep

Beware of Lifestyle Creep

Lifestyle creep, or lifestyle inflation, happens to the best of us. As your standard of living improves, your non-essential discretionary purchases gradually increase. You might even start to think your “wants” are “needs.” Some creep is natural and to be expected, but excessive creep can derail your finances.

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