The spending behavior of college students combined with their limited understanding of money management promotes habits that may lead to costly financial mistakes in the future. They say, however, that they need help. Teachers are committed to helping all their students succeed, including those with behavioral issues. 2 Abstract This paper analyzes spending and saving behavior among students of various class years, ethnicities, and gender at Skidmore College using data collected from an original survey. Student Budgeting and Spending, Page 1 Student budgeting and spending behaviors: a comparative study Matthew Stollak St. Norbert College Amy Vandenberg St. Norbert College Kevin Steiner Marquette University Jessica Richards St. Norbert College ABSTRACT Free from the comforts of home, many students are experiencing being on their own for the first time.

The level of the perceived problem on the spending is still not The quantitative survey was conducted to determine the spending and saving habits of randomly selected students from the college of business. Overall, 64 percent of teachers say that they need more professional development and training to meet the needs of students with behavioral issues, while 72 percent need more tangible school resources. The purpose of this study was to look at the factors affecting the spending behavior among college students of Surigao del Sur State University in Cantilan, the northernmost municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines in terms of attitude, family background, lifestyle and financial knowledge. One of the challenges that college students encounter is the difficulty to control the way they spend and in the Philippines, very minimal research has been conducted about this. Student Budgeting and Spending, Page 3 Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business Given that juniors and seniors often move away from residence halls to fend for themselves, it is College Students' Spending Behavior 688 Words 3 Pages Introduction As the world turn and decades past, what the generation of yesterday is different to the generation of today.