Sometimes living in Boston on your own can start to feel a little too costly. Fear not, because it doesn’t have to. We all get urges to spend, take a break from the dining hall or venture out into the city, but all of these things don’t have to be expensive if you follow some […]

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Christmas is right around the corner, and you know what that means: scrambling for last-minute gifts for your friends after you’ve accaccidentally spent your last 10 dollars on City Convenience or Uber. Now you’re begging your parents for a few dollars to last you until the holidays come around, but what will you do about […]

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Nov. 8 will go down as one of the most intense election days in our nation’s history. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and all of their antics have led to this very moment. All of us have been waiting (or begging) for this ridiculous, slightly embarrassing and ugly election to […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis Whether looking for some vintage chic, or a cheaper pair of jeans, Boston’s got you covered. Check out a roundup of thrift shops near BU’s Charles River campus. This isn’t a full list by any means, but if there are any vintage or consignment store that deserves a shout […]

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By Heather Goldin, Staff Writer @HeatherGoldin It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Kind of hard to believe with the stress of finishing up class and studying for finals. And on top of finals season, there’s the stress of holiday shopping for friends and family. Whether it’s a white elephant gift exchange with friends, […]

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By Hilary Ribons, Staff Writer @hilaryalexisr Goodwill is always a college student’s first stop for everything from vintage sweaters to house furnishings. You can always snag something kitsch for cheap. Sometimes, you luck out and thrift something that actually looks cool. What if you went in one day and picked up a dusty old painting […]

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By Olivia DeFrances, Staff Writer @abstractinspire So, you’ve made your plans, stocked up on candy corn and all that’s left is getting your costume. But wouldn’t you rather save your money for your night out, rather than ditching it on a generic costume that’s going to fall apart? Well, the good news is that do-it-yourself […]

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