Fourth of July is just around the corner. This means parties, barbecues, campouts, and festivals. For many the time around independence day is also time for roadtrips and family reunions. All of these things can mean fun times. Unfotunately, they can also mean spending lots of money. As a student, chances are you don’t have much of that to spare. If you are hosting a get together or other event, costs can get even higher. In fact, you might be tempted to sit at home and watch the fireworks on TV. Well, here’s some good news. You don’t have to miss out on all the fun. Use these tips and you can save money and still get your party on.