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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, former 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
Chief Program Officer

Phone: 415.524.7327
Email: vanessa.bishop (at) 10000degrees.org

Rondell Gibson
Director of College Access, Marin & Contra Costa

Phone: 415.459.4242
Email: rgibson (at) 10000degrees.org

Jose Jimenez
Director of College Access, San Francisco & South Bay

Phone: 415.599.6408
Email: jjimenez (at) 10000degrees.org

Tania Requenes
Director of Community College Success

Phone: 415.246.8283
Email: trequenes (at) 10000degrees.org

Karla Santiago
Director of 4 Year & Alumni Success

Phone: 415.720.9063
Email: ksantiago (at) 10000degrees.org

Eli Weinzveg
Director of College Pathways, Sonoma & Napa

Phone: 415.458.2722
Email: eli.weinzveg (at) 10000degrees.org