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Rant and Rave: Mint.com

By Stefanie Wheeler, Asst. Online Editor

Its like Big Brother, but better.

Budgeting seems like an impossible task for college students.  For those of us who do take on a part-time job along with classes, studying, and internships, finding ways to budget what little money we do make is tough.  And for those of us who don’t get our shopping sprees and expensive restaurant outings subsidized by our parents, it can be even harder.  Luckily, there is a solution to the problem.

Mint.com is a free website that offers online money management.  Essentially how it works is you set up an account, enter all of your bank information (you can link as many accounts as you’d like), create your ideal budget for standard categories such as restaurants, clothing, alcohol, car payments, rent, fast food, entertainment, or even create your own.

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