How a Bearcat Card Helps you at UC

Bearcat cards are the official student ID for students who go to the University of Cincinnati. Many of first year students who often live on campus with an unlimited meal plan will get the benefit of having $150 added to your Bearcat card each semester. Bearcat cards are a flexible way for students to enjoy…

My Favorite Things to do Near Campus on a Student Budget

It’s no surprise that being a college student means managing your own finances. I do not understand where my money goes! Yes, I am aware that I can check my bank statements, but I am telling you money math does not work like regular math. At least for me. In light of my ever ensuing…

Student 2.0!

Do like working part-time while attending classes? How about working as a teaching assistant for a subject that you love? Do you like speaking with new people and writing blogs about your college experiences, maybe then you would love the job of a college ambassador. But the question is, should you work part-time or not?…

Cost of living and co.

A big part of the college-experience™, is managing your own money a.k.a budgeting. All of us ambassadors teamed up to give you our best tips, tricks, and hacks to living the dream at the University of Cincinnati. Pranita’s advice: I have lived on campus for around 2 years now. The most important thing that helps…

Intro to Credit Cards: CRED1001

Hi! I recently got my first credit card, and I am hyped. I realize that not all international students are used to credit cards because either our countries don’t use them, or we have never owned one independently. So here’s a cute, little post about credit cards. Why use credit cards in the first place?…

How to Handle being (theoretically) Broke in College:

Being theoretically broke can be one of two things: 1. You suddenly spent a lot of money and decided you don’t want to contribute to the American economy. 2. You realized how much money you pay as tuition and have put a restraining order on your spending.           Either way, you can’t spend much…