10 websites every college student should know about

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Being a college student can be stressful. Trying to juggle dozens of assignments, projects, a social life, a tight budget and somehow squeezing in sleep gets rough. Below are 10 websites that will help lighten the load:

1.Rate My Professors

Choosing the best courses and professors is important for every student. Rate My Professors allows students to check with each other to figure out who’s a great professor and who’s one you might want to avoid.

2. Amazon Prime Student

College students actively enrolled in at least one course at a college can sign up for a free six-month trial of Amazon Prime. Amazon Prime includes free two-day shipping for eligible purchases, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and more!

3. Quizlet

Quizlet is a mobile and web-based study application that trains students through flashcards, games and tests. Studying for tests becomes more effective and successful through Quizlet. Users can upload and download flashcards, modify users’ flashcards and find definitions created by other users.

4. Ebates

If you shop online, you will wish you had joined Ebates sooner! Start shopping through Ebates and earn up to 40% cash back. You can find the best daily deals and coupons at over 1,800 stores. Click the “stores shop now” button to activate cash back at their site and then shop like normal. After you have made a purchase, you will receive an email letting you how much cash back you earned. You will receive your rebate through a check in the mail.

5. TED Talks

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED covers almost all topics – from science to business to global issues – in more than 100 languages. They are all free to watch and can open your mind up as a student to many ideas.

6. Groupon

Groupon offers a vast mobile and online marketplace where people discover and save on amazing things to do, see, eat and buy.

7. StubHub

StubHub allows people to buy and sell tickets to nearby events. Whether you’re looking for a music festival, a sports event, a theatre production or something else, StubHub will have some of the best prices.

8. Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that allows learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. The subjects covered include math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics and more.

9. UNiDAYS

UNiDAYS saves students money by offering them exclusive access and discounts to popular brands on electronics, clothes, beauty, fitness and more. Brands include Apple, Levi’s, ASOS, Urban Outfitters, Uber, American Eagle, Samsung and various others.

10. Mint

Budgets can be tight in college, but Mint makes staying on top of your finances simple. You can manage your money by tracking how much is coming in and out through all your accounts in one place. Mint breaks down what you’re spending your money on so you can reach your financial goals.

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