12 Smart Ways To Make Your Graduation Money Work For  Your Future


College graduates receive gifts and cash from family and friends. Spending it wisely will help you in the future.

Here are smart spending strategies to treat yourself while learning to be financially responsible.

1. Pay Down Your Student Loan

2. Start A Savings Account For Big Purchases Start a sinking fund in high yield savings account with a portion of your graduation money.

3. Start An Emergency Fund

4. Tackle Your Debt It’s time to start paying down any credit card debt you may have incurred in college.

5. Invest In Yourself