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Nitro Contributor is a team of freelance writers that have years of experience in helping others successfully navigate thru the college process. Their experiences include how to prepare for college, how to responsibly pay for college and more.
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Do you want to go to college but aren’t sure how to pay for it? Why not create a “financial bucket list” to help you save up the funds you’ll need?

Not sure what this means or how to go about it? Essentially, a bucket list is a collection of all the things you want to experience or accomplish before you “kick the bucket.” While many people make these lists for experiences, this concept can be applied to money matters, too. Use it to create a checklist of ways to begin your college fund.

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Here's a simple truth: any student working toward a college degree will have to work hard.

Sometimes, though, that path contains additional inherent challenges. Whether these challenges are physical, emotional, or cognitive in nature, a deserving student should have the opportunity to succeed in advanced education and, beyond that, the workplace.

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If you’re interested in becoming a nurse or adding more credentials to your nursing education, you’re in a great spot: there is always demand in the field of nursing.

Registered nurses, especially those with BSNs (bachelor of science degrees in nursing), never struggle to find gainful employment.

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If you're fortunate enough to speak with Darion Weber you'll immediately hear the optimism in her voice—and not just because she's our latest Nitro College Scholarship winner.

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As a parent, you want to do everything you can to make sure your child is on track for college graduation. Maybe you even opted to take loans in your own name to close the college funding gap.

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When you’re figuring out how to pay for college, having to budget for books can feel like the cherry on top of a very expensive sundae.

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