Budget-Friendly Recipe Book

An area of your budget has immediate savings potential is your food spending habits. On average, Americans spend about 9-12% of their income on food and beverages. Use this food calculator to figure out how much of your income you spend on groceries and restaurants. Cooking […]


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$ Top 7 Wackiest Scholarships $

Your college expenses might be adding up, but did you know that there are MILLIONS of dollars out there for the taking? Some of these scholarships are downright wacky. Here are seven of our favorites: Zombie Apocalypse Survival –Summon your inner Rick or Michonne and […]


College = Money in the Bank!

The economy may seem to be flat, and in many places, the cost of tuition keeps inching up. BUT, this doesn’t mean college isn’t worth it. The Federal Reserve of New York says that the value of an Associate’s degree over a lifetime is about […]

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Win Big! Money Matters Week Essay Contest, Sept. 22-26

Helping PSC Become Financially Fit You are invited to PSC’s third annual Money Matter$ Week, Sept. 22-26. Get your wallet in shape and help your students to do the same by participating in the Faculty Drawing and Essay Contest.  Money Matter$ Faculty Drawing WINNER: Pizza […]


Free Stuff in Pensacola, Florida

Saving your money does not mean your life has to be boring! Here is a list of FREE events in the Pensacola Area this summer: 1. Free Concerts– Enjoy live music by the water with Bands on the Beach on Tuesdays, in a historic park […]

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FAFSA Time Again! Need Help?

2014 Taxes are being filed. Fall semester is approaching.  Do you know what that means? It is time to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. The task may seem daunting, but Pensacola State College has many resources to help you complete […]


It’s Tax Season Again! File For Free at PSC

It’s that time again. Yes, time to file your taxes. Pensacola State College is, as in previous years, joining The United Way of Escambia county to provide assistance. The free Vita Tax Preparation and E-Filing volunteers (all IRS certified), are now available. Maximize your money by […]

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Money Matter$ Essay Contest Winners!

Congratulations to our Money Matter$ Essay Contest winners: Feliza Dulay, Jonathan Tolbert and Gerald Wooten! Feliza is an applicant for the Physical Therapist Assistant program. As the first prize winner, she won a $200 Best Buy giftcard. Jonathan, who is in his second term at […]


Don’t Get Snowed by Quick Cash Schemes!

Beware of the many Predatory Lenders (quick cash schemes) that are looking to prey upon you this season.  Payday loans, car title loans, and rent to own.  They prey upon people (often those of low or modest income) who need cash quickly or find themselves in desperate […]

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Need some cash for the holidays?

Try the November Money Matters Workshops!  We can help you do more with your money for the holidays.  Learn to budget, figure out how to find the right bank for you, be more careful with credit and watch out for the quick cash schemes. Check […]