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Biggest Student Loan Repayment Mistakes

According to a recent study by Credit Karma, the average student loan balance among 2017 college graduates is nearly $30,000. Making a student loan repayment mistake can really cost you and result in a serious increase in the life of your loan. Here are some common student loan repayment mistakes that too many graduates make: Not…

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College Scholarship Application Checklist

A college scholarship is the best way to get help paying for college. Getting a scholarship isn’t always easy though. Competition is often stiff depending on the kind you are applying for, what qualities they are looking for, and how many other people are applying. Whether the scholarship you are applying for is for general…

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How To Find Money For College

Paying for college can be a challenge. Whether rich, poor, or somewhere in between, most people spend most of what they earn. Not many people can write an annual check for $60,000 without breaking a sweat (or, perhaps, suffering a complete panic attack). It can be tricky to figure out what strategies you can employ…

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Why The Student Loan Bubble Won’t Burst

While recent news of a booming economy and low unemployment might make it look like things are on the up and up, the financial outlook for today’s college students and recent graduates is still pretty bleak. These new developments haven’t lead to higher wages for graduates already struggling to pay down massive debt, let alone…

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Too Poor For College, Too Rich For Financial Aid

It’s a tough situation that millions of families across the country find themselves in. Students work their hardest to get into amazing schools, only to find out that their financial aid package doesn’t go as far as they thought it would. While it’s not always avoidable, there are some steps students families can take to…

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