Three Must-Have Money-Saving Apps for College Students

Mantissa College-JulianHaytham

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What college student isn’t looking for a few simple ways to save a few bucks? While tuition fees may be beyond your control, there are plenty of other ways to reduce your costs while in school thanks to today’s apps. We’ve rounded up six of our favorite money-saving apps for students which make it easier than ever to practice frugality while still having your fair share of fun. Let’s count them down.

1. Groupon
If you love a good discount and are willing to try new things, Groupon is not only a great way to save money, but also a terrific avenue for discovering what your city or town has to offer.

Groupon acts as a “middleman” connecting consumers with everything from local restaurant deals to significant discounts -- usually around 50 percent or more -- on both online and local products and services. Whether you’re looking for an inexpensive meal, a new laptop or a mani-pedi, you never know what Groupon’s deal-of-the-day will deliver. Don’t like today’s offerings? You’ll have more to pick from tomorrow.

One caveat? Groupon doesn’t reward dalliers. If you see something you like, act fast or it may disappear. Available for iOS, Android, and Windows.

2. ibotta
Image getting cash back every time you shop at your favorite stores. Well, if you’ve got a mobile phone, that’s exactly what ibotta delivers.

From everyday student staples like bread, milk and alcohol to splurges like cute boots, clothing and cosmetics, the savings potential is near-endless with ibotta. It’s easy too. Just download the free app, unlock rebates on thousands of different products, buy in-store, then upload your receipt to cash in.

The best part? You don’t have to worry about points and other distractions. ibatta is all about cold hard cash.

One warning? ibotta can quickly become an addiction, but there are certainly worse problems to have! Available for iOS and Android.

3. Tun
While student discounts are in abundance supply, they can sometimes be challenging to track down. Tun was created with one reason in mind -- to help college students optimize the many student discounts available to them. From yoga classes to Zipcars, Tun rounds up deals and discounts offered by more than 15,000 businesses -- both in your area and online -- and presents them to you in one easily accessible place.

Next semester’s reading list got you down? Don’t miss Tum’s special section just for textbook savings. Available for iOS and Android.

At Mantissa College, we deliver the Bachelor of Business Administration programme, a programme in collaboration with Paris Graduate School of Management, France. Meaning that, students will have the opportunity to study with us here at Mantissa College, in Malaysia and get an accredited French Qualification. 

This BBA programme enable post secondary school applicants, (applicants graduated from O-Level) with five (5) credits to apply directly into the Degree (BBA) programme, without the need of going through foundation or Diploma programme.

Mantissa College’s BBA program boasts a dynamic global network of more than 80,000 alumni. One recent alumnus, Ms Cathy, says, “I took the 3-years Bachelor of Business Administration course righ after my SPM (O-Level) without needed to go through Foundation or Diploma programme. The syllabus teaches me on the basics elements needed in the business field. The programme also enable me to learn from real people with real problems. Thanks to the diverse and up-to-date programme syllabus, I am now capable of taking up more projects because I had been exposed to a wider perspective on handling matters from my learning experience.”

Certainly, evidence attests to the tremendous value of the BBA Programme. Between its focus on this learning style and many other desirable attributes, Mantissa College’s Bachelor of Business Administration offers an invaluable inside edge for aspiring business leaders

Click here to Join our Online BBA Trial Class on the  on the (15th Aug 2020) from 10am-12pm or 03pm-05pm at via Online

Also, we are giving out up to 30% worth of scholarship and rebate for applicants applying for the 2020 intake.

Documents needed
i) Scan copy of your SPM / O-Level / STPM / A-Level Results

To apply for the programme, please provide us with the required documents to info@mantissa.edu.my or Click Here to Submit your documents


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