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Money Matters

Finances 101 & Budgeting for College

Students: do you need help managing your money in college? We will cover different ways to help you manage your finances, plus a great workshop on everything you ever wanted to know about credit cards.

Toolkit Includes:

  • Credit Card 101 & Budgeting in College (video)
  • Transition to College (video)
  • Top 5 tips for money management in college
  • Tips for buying/renting textbooks
  • Pro Tips for Ordering Books Online

Credit card 101 & budgeting in college

Learn how to manage your finances and budget for college with essential information and tips from 10,000 Degrees Board Member, Luis Silva Behrens.

Presented by

10,000 Degrees Board Member, Luis Silva Behrens.

Transition to College

As you begin your college journey, this video provides community resources, plus advice on financial age, college counseling, disability services, tutoring, library, campus clubs, and much more.

Moderated by

  • Karla Santiago, 10,000 Degrees College Success Manager
  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Development Manager

Presenters include

  • 10,000 Degrees College Success Advisors, Carlos Gonzales and Carla Moran
  • 10,000 Degrees Fellows, Reyna Barrera Aguilar and Mia Klenk

Pro tips

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For more information, contact:

Vanessa Bishop

Vanessa Bishop
Chief Program Officer
Phone: 415.524.7327
Email: vanessa.bishop (at) 10000degrees.org

Chris Gonzales

Christopher Gonzales
Director, Strategic Growth & School Partnerships
Phone: 707.328.1771
Email: cgonzales (at) 10000degrees.org

Rondell Gibson

Rondell Gibson
Program Director, College Access
Phone: 415.451.4012
Email: rgibson (at) 10000degrees.org

Tania Requenes

Tania Requenes
Program Director, Community College Success
Phone: 415.246.8283
Email: trequenes (at) 10000degrees.org

Karla Santiago

Karla Santiago
Program Director, 4-Year Success & Alumni
Phone: 415.720.9063
Email: ksantiago (at) 10000degrees.org