Florida State University Money Diaries: What I Spent in a Week

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Katie Harp Last year, during my freshman year at Florida State University, I rarely spent money on anything other than school-related items. With a meal plan, I didn’t have to worry about buying groceries, and I saved most of the money that I made at my part-time job. Living in an off-campus apartment is different. This year, my paid internship … Continue reading Florida State University Money Diaries: What I Spent in a Week

5 reasons to shop local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Black Friday is coming up, and so is the opportunity take advantage of the best deals on toys, clothing and electronics at your favorite stores. While purchasing some items from big box retailers is money-efficient and overall inevitable, you should also consider shopping at locally-owned Tallahassee businesses this Black Friday. Here’s why.  You’re supporting fellow residents of Tallahassee — … Continue reading 5 reasons to shop local in Tallahassee this Black Friday