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Graduation Gifts I Wish Someone Had Given Me

practical gifts for new graduates

By the end of this month, thousands of students will be graduating from college. While some might go back home to live with Mom and Dad, the majority will be moving into the world of paying rent, utilities, car insurance and all the fun stuff that comes with adulthood. I’m sure there are many college students who had to pay for all their expenses from the time they left home, but many are lucky enough to have parents who supported them by paying things like car maintenance, health insurance, and dental visits. It can be a real eye opener to be totally on your own, having to navigate adult responsibilities. Graduation gifts aren’t going to fund a lifestyle, but they can go a long way toward getting feet wet in the real world. Here are some graduation gifts I wish someone had given me to help ease the transition. Gift Card For Car Maintenance When I was in college, I used my parent’s mechanic when I was home on breaks for things like tire rotations and oil changes. It doesn’t cost a ton of money for routine car maintenance, but it adds up when combined with all the new expenses ...

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