What is CampusChat?
Sep13

What is CampusChat?

#CampusChat is a weekly Twitter chat hosted by SmartCollegeVisit (@collegevisit) on Wednesday evenings at 9PM, Eastern. Topics are related to all things college, including: campus visits, college admissions, travel to college, dorm living, internships, academics, technology, and other subjects that impact college life. Participants indicate their tweets are part of the chat by using the hashtag (#) symbol before the chat name:...

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Want to be a Guest on #CampusChat?
Sep26

Want to be a Guest on #CampusChat?

Are you an expert on college admissions, financial aid, college prep, college success or other topics related to college life? Then, maybe you should be on CampusChat!   Each week, a fine group of dedicated moms, dads, college admissions professionals, teens, college students, and higher-ed supporters and business partners set aside an hour for an online chat hosted on Twitter known as CampusChat. Here, they openly share their...

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Bills get Paid with WilliamPaid: Highlights & Transcript from #CampusChat
Jun17

Bills get Paid with WilliamPaid: Highlights & Transcript from #CampusChat

The information exchanged during #CampusChat on Twitter last night was of value—cash-in-your-pocket kind of value to college students, especially if rent an apartment and you're among the 86% with students loans to repay. Take-away Tweets from @WilliamPaid and @esilverman (CEO/co-founder) 24 months of consecutive on-time rent payments could raise your credit score by 120pts Students should know this WilliamPaid can alleviate rent...

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The 5W’s of CampusChat with @WilliamPaid
Jun16

The 5W’s of CampusChat with @WilliamPaid

#CampusChat: 9 PM Eastern, June 16, 2010  WHO – Tonight's guest is @WilliamPaid WHAT – #CampusChat on Twitter, hosted by Kelly Queijo, founder of Smart College Visit, Inc. WHERE – Twitter, What the Hashtag, TweetChat, …other/your Twitter tool of choice WHEN – 9 PM ET June 16, 2010 WHY – If you're a college student planning to move from the dorm into an apartment come fall, then you may...

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WilliamPaid: Building Credit One Rent Payment at a Time
Jun15

WilliamPaid: Building Credit One Rent Payment at a Time

For many, renting an apartment while in college is a student's first step to living on his or her own. Students living on their own quickly come to realize that independence comes with a lot of responsibility: paying rent, managing credit cards, budgeting money for groceries and bills, etc. Part of becoming an adult is understanding credit: what it is, how to build it, and what applies to it. A play on words –"Bill...

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