survival

10 Jan 2017

7 Tips For Staying Alive In The NYC Winter From a Former Street Kid

The best defense against the cold is a healthy diet, proper hydration and ideally, a furnace. But let’s face it: you can’t afford any of those things. Here are some tips from someone who truly knows the value of fresh socks and a thermostat; a former NYC Street Kid. 1.

Tiana Miller 0
12 Aug 2014

Surviving as a Broke College Student

Most college students are broke. It’s no big secret. For most students, getting enough financial aid to pay for tuition and books alone can be hard. Then there’s housing costs, food costs, and transportation. The 2013-2014 school year cost $8,893 on average for public universities. Financial aid awards vary based on student need and

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
03 Dec 2012

How to Survive Without a Phone

There was a time when things got hard. In the span of 3 months, I dropped my phone in the toilet at a Thai restaurant, brought it back to life with a bowl of rice, quit my job… and soon after had my phone shut off. Apparently I didn’t pay

Kristin Fehrman - Diva of Deals 1
07 Aug 2010

Cheap Food that Fills You Up

Heart-to-heart time: One of the hardest money-related problems I seem to have is feeding myself on a consistent basis. An occasional FREE meal I can win and FREE fruits and veggies is an exciting development, but eating every day is hard to figure out. The easiest and most delicious solution

Jessica Longo - Two-Bit Reporter 2