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.
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