Tag Archives: cheap

DIY holiday tree that won’t break the bank

Christmas music has been playing on Soft Rock since November 10th, but now that the Thanksgiving has officially come and gone, I think it’s safe to say that the holidays are officially here! The thing I’ve come to miss the ...

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Teachers need to use cheaper textbooks

By Bradley K. Martin Roger H. Tatarian Chair in Journalism One solution to the college textbook racket, as Rory Appleton notes, is for teachers to choose less costly alternatives to the publishers’ constant offerings of new editions. In each of my ...

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The unspoken addiction

  Amazon delivers pain and suffering, but at least the shipping is free There is an addiction that will empty your bank account, alienate your friends and have you jonesing for another hit. The courts haven’t ruled it illegal. There ...

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$5 football tickets

Attention Fresno State students: Tickets for the Bulldogs final home football game of the season versus Illinois will be sold at a discounted price.

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Hybrid cars not so green or cheap

For all the hype, hybrid cars may not be the best option for the environment or for people on a budget. High gas prices and environmental concerns have made hybrids a popular choice. On a typical drive around Fresno, it’s not uncommon to spot a number of them.

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Dressing for less (on Halloween) THE SEQUEL

FOR WEDNESDAY, I WROTE THE FIRST PART of a two-part column exploring cheap Halloween costume ideas for those people, like me, who have been either too lazy or too thrifty to pick up a Halloween costume.

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Dressing for less (on Halloween)

I GENERALLY WORK AROUND 35 HOURS A WEEK, which is close to full time, if you’re comparing to this country’s national standard. And since I’m a student too, I think I will. I think it’s fair for me to.

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From Plato’s Closet to yours

For most college students, saving money can be difficult. And finding a store that has reasonable prices is hard to find.

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