Impromptu Trip Planning

I run a travel hacking and/or quick deals group on Facebook. You’re welcome to join. –Matt    

What to do when you get too many scholarships

If you end up qualifying for a lot of scholarships and grants, and you attend a selective university that matches 100% of your “need”, you may actually need to shift your focus to strategies that maximize your cost of attendance. COA is a hypothetical figure your university […]

New glasses don’t have to cost $500…

I often find myself buying new glasses or having my old ones re-lensed. This is needlessly expensive. Walk into your neighborhood Lenscrafters or Pearle Vision and you’ll probably spend about $500 before you can get out the door (and that’s […]

Welcome to NeuralNexus

Hi there. Matt Ivan here. It looks like you’ve just stumbled upon my personal blog space. Lucky you. I’m a college senior going for my first (and second) Bachelor’s degrees in Computational Neuroscience and Film at USC. I actually bought […]