College Moving Tips: Small Moves with No Furniture

Getting ready to move for college is one of the most exciting milestones in someone’s life. If you’re like me, when moving around furniture isn’t an issue. Between the dorm I lived in freshman year and my current apartment that came fully furnished , moving is mainly about transporting all of my clothes. Moving is […]

Storage in Los Angeles, California

When you think about Los Angeles, the first things that come to mind are sunshine, celebrities, and traffic. Of course there is much more to The City of Angels than that, as those moving to the Los Angeles area are aware of. Because there is always so much going on in L.A., it is very […]

Top 5 Spring Break Destinations In North America

When planning your spring break vacation, it can be hard to choose from the many options that exist these days. A big factor to consider is what you want to do when you get where you’re going. Every spot on this list has plenty of nightlife and bars to choose from, so we are going […]

Making the Most of Your Spring Break

How do you plan to spend your spring break? If you’re in college maybe you’re debating the hottest destinations or if your a parent you’re trying to figure out how to keep the kids busy. Regardless of your situation, you have options. A week off your regular schedule can be very well spent. Keep reading […]

Apps to Use with Roommates

Living with other people will take some extra organization, especially if you are living with multiple people. There is much to keep track of. For example, rent, utilities, chores and groceries are some areas that get lost in translation. Moving arrangements will also need to be coordinated with your roommates. Most people don’t have time […]

What to Expect When Studying Abroad Part 2

Traveling overseas and living in a new place for a long time will teach you many things. Coming back home afterwards will take some adjusting. Here are some other things you should expect when studying abroad: You will experience culture shock. Whether you end up studying abroad in South Africa or England the cultural differences may surprise you. […]

What to Expect When Studying Abroad Part 1

Studying abroad will be so much more than you imagine and nothing like anything else you have experienced in your life. Whether this is your first time traveling overseas or without your family, here’s what to expect when studying abroad: You will spend more money than you think you will. Studying abroad will break your […]

Getting Around Campus

By this time of the year most college students have finished unpacking the last of the boxes and started to attend class. This is also the time of the year when students without cars begin to realize getting around campus on a bike or skateboard won’t always cut it. So, what other options are there? Shuttle Service […]

How to Make Friends in College

For most, college years are some of the best years of your life, but just because college will be fun doesn’t mean that it will be easy. Everything (clubs, homework, studying, etc.) will be twice as hard and time-consuming. The trick to college is learning how to manage your academic life with your social life, […]

Should I Work Part Time During College?

When moving to college, college students should construct a financial plan each year. Many students worry about whether financial aid will be sufficient in helping with tuition and they usually want some extra cash to spend while embracing their new school and the next chapter of their education. While all students have unique situations in college, it […]

Moving to Harvard University

Can you believe you are going to one of the most prestigious schools in the world in a few weeks? Are you ready to rub elbows with some of the most intelligent minds from all around the globe? Before you get too excited about moving to Harvard University make sure that you are ready to move […]

Moving to Simon Fraser University

It’s almost that time of the year: moving to your new school! Are you ready to attend Simon Fraser University this fall? Before you set off in that moving truck to begin one of the most memorable and important chapters of your life, be sure to check out these tips to make your transition into […]