Devon is a former personal finance writer for NerdWallet whose work has been featured in the L.A. Times, USA Today, Business Insider, CNBC and MarketWatch. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Boston University.
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How to Make Money Online as a Teenager
Some sites allow participants as young as 13, but they require scrutiny to learn if they’re worth your time.
How to Make Money on eBay
All you need to set up a sale on eBay is an item, an account and an attractive listing.
How to Make Money on Etsy
It will take a good idea, some competitive research and a solid promotion strategy to make money on Etsy.
How to Make Money on YouTube in 2023: 5 Ways to Get Paid
Ads aren’t the only way to make money on YouTube. Affiliate marketing and merch sales may be the quicker path to earning.
Surveys for Money: What You Can Expect to Earn
Making money by taking surveys online takes some time, and payouts are skimpy. But few users complain about that.
How to Manage Money in Your 20s
Now is the time to build solid financial habits, including controlling spending, building credit and saving money. We’ll help you get started.
FSA ID: Everything You Need to Know
You must create an FSA ID through the Federal Student Aid website to submit the FAFSA electronically.
How to Complete Student Loan Exit Counseling
All federal student loan borrowers must do an online exit counseling whenever they leave school, graduate or drop below half-time enrollment.
What Happens to Student Loans When You Drop Out
Even if you drop out of college, you still have to repay student loans.
If You Lose Financial Aid Can You Get It Back?
After a financial aid suspension, talk to your school, apply for scholarships and appeal your award.
How to Pay for Extra College Expenses
Some college expenses are unavoidable, but can be managed with careful budgeting.
How to Appeal a College Financial Aid Award
Appeal your aid award if your financial circumstances have changed or you got a better offer from another school.