Starting out on your own in college is a big responsibility, especially if you’re living in campus housing. According to “Shopaholic” there are two ways to get ahead: make more or spend less. I worked a myriad of jobs throughout my college career, most of them were in the cafeteria and housekeeping. They weren’t glamorous, but they did help me get ahead. I you don’t want to resort to hand washing all your laundry, then take a look at some of the suggestions below on how you can get ahead while getting an education.