When PhD student Erica Massey decided it was time to get out of downtown Dallas, she knew her biggest hurdle would be her books. The first apartment building she signed with mis-measured the height of the ceilings, and management called her 5 days before moving day to inform her that no, she would not be able to move in. "I desperately called back all my other top places, and it turned out that this unit became available that day," Massey says.
A school in Arizona was faced with an unusual issue after finding out that it had gone through its yearly paper budget.
When it comes to curating our closets, we talk a lot about investment pieces and budgeting for a well-rounded wardrobe. While this is effective in the long-run, the changing seasons and consistent wave of trends add a temptation to buy, buy, buy. Luckily, spring's most stylish dresses are (surprisingly) accessible — seriously, you don't have to spend more than $150 to get your hands on some of the season's coolest pieces.