Buy textbooks online, used or both. Used to be you were trapped paying outrageous prices to the monopoly known as the campus bookstore. Nowadays, thanks to the Internet, you can buy new and used textbooks online and save serious bucks. Do a search for “used text books.”
I've been giving financial advice for 40 years, and I'm a millionaire several times over. Here are the 10 best bits of financial advice I've both given and taken.