Tag: money

Posted by Megan on May 29, 2014

Hello everyone! Today’s post is all about some of the common fears that people have entering university – and what YOU can do to tackle them. Let’s kick those fears about university ...
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Posted by Jamila on April 8, 2014

April is tax season. For students, this is the perfect time to get some extra money, and this is a student’s guide to filing income taxes. You should file for your taxes every year even if you d ...
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Posted by Kira on December 24, 2013

A big part of preparing for university is having enough money to pay for everything. It can be a daunting task coming from high school, where tuition, rent and food is generally free (thank the educat ...
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Posted by Kira on December 19, 2013

As students, most of us don’t have loads of cash to spare after tuition, paying for food and living accommodations. But around the holidays, gift giving is a nice way to show the important peopl ...
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Posted by Kira on January 11, 2013

Attending university is an expensive thing. People always talk about broke students, but you don’t realize how broke until you become a student yourself. In the summer before my first year at York, ...
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Posted by York & U on August 28, 2012

If money tends to be a major topic on your mind then you are not alone. When I first came to York I remember having to convert Canadian prices into my home currency either to see if it was worth the b ...
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Posted by York & U on August 13, 2012

-Welcome to Canada! It’s a nice place, Eh! -I would like to have a medium double-double please. -Do you have change for a loonie? When I arrived to Canada, I felt like I wanted to carry my laptop w ...
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