Tips on money management and budgeting can also be found in the following magazines in the NYADI collection:
Money management starts with budgeting, which is nothing more than an evaluation of your income and a plan for spending. This will help you set realistic goals and save towards them.
Wikihow.com had some useful tools to get you started at http://www.wikihow.com/Category:Budgeting
This is a good article on debt http://startingout.tiaa-cref.org/good-debt-vs-bad-debt-know-difference
The Simple Dollar is a blog on economical living. You might find some good ideas here on how to reduce your expenses or make good spending choices http://www.thesimpledollar.com/
Almost all public facilities, and many private enterprises offer student discounts. This includes theaters, museums, bookstores, parks, zoos, and more. Always carry your student ID card and look for special pricing. New York has many free or low-cost things to do. Enjoy!