"Hey, wanna go grab some take-out?" That's something you might hear a lot in college, and it's always going to be tempting. But can you afford it? If you have an endless stream of income, you can probably afford it every time. But for the rest of us, this is where a budget is a necessity.
This section will help you answer the following questions:
- Manage Your Finances
- Make Today's Decisions
- Prepare for Your Future
- Save Money At Duke
- Request a Workshop
Don't splurge when you get a raise at work. Save the extra funds until you get a chance to rework your budget. At that point, you may find the extra cash more appropriately spent on bills, debt, or something you've been saving for.