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Generation Z — those ages 14 to 21 — is shaping up to be a generation of money-savvy savers. Find out more about these frugal youngsters' attitudes about money and how they are already saving for the future.
Budgeting basics for college students. How to create and refine the perfect budget for life at school.
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