All posts tagged "finance"

  • It’s never too early, or too late, to start budgeting

    By Amber Cobb — This is fourth in the budgeting column: finances in college. Budgeting is the simplest and most effective way to manage your finances, yet it’s something that most of us don’t do. Or even...

    • Posted November 15, 2018
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  • Beware, its FAFSA season

    By Amber Cobb —  This is part three of a semester-long column series on the topic: budgeting in college. It’s that time of the year again when you start hearing and seeing the acronym FAFSA everywhere (and...

    • Posted October 24, 2018
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  • Unraveling the mysteries behind credit scores

    By Amber Cobb — This is part two of a semester-long column series on the topic: budgeting in college. One of the great mysteries of the financial world is credit, and as college students, it’s important to...

    • Posted October 18, 2018
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  • Don’t break the bank

    By Daniel Cruise — As a freshman roaming free in a new city with a debit card, you’ve probably already noticed your dwindling bank account. To avoid taking too many unnecessary hits to your wallet, it’s important...

    • Posted September 14, 2018
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  • Be the boss of your bucks

    By Amber Cobb — Introducing part one of a semester-long column series on the topic: budgeting in college. Financial well-being is one of the most limiting but important things we face as college students. Unfortunately, most of...

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • U of L students drop out after crypto-consulting business takes off

    By Lyndsey Newport — Former U of L student Enrique Rodriquez founded Crypto Consulting Group, which deals with currencies like the recently famous Bitcoin and smaller web coins. The startup was founded nine months ago, and the group...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • College of Arts and Sciences still thrives despite cuts

    By Lyndsey Newport — On Sept. 29 faculty assembled to hear the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Kimberly Kempf-Leonard speak about what this year holds for the college. “School year 2017-2018 will also be...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • Features
    Learning about credit now, saves later

    By Meghan Breen — Credit scores can either open or close doors when preparing for life after college. Commonwealth Credit Union’s branch manager Glenn Griffin and financial service representative Emily Slone say students need to prepare by...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Ad loss hammers Cardinal amid financial crisis

    By Janet Dake — This is the last year The Louisville Cardinal will receive financial support from university administration, which has slashed the newspaper’s income by 40 percent. The long-standing commitment to buy ads, as much as...

    • Posted September 10, 2017
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  • Foundation paid executives $8 million in deferred compensation last fiscal year

    By Kyeland Jackson — Between July 2016 and now, the U of L Foundation paid executives more than $8 million in deferred compensation. The ULF Accounting Supervisor Justin Ruhl detailed the payouts during July 14’s finance committee...

    • Posted July 13, 2017
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