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Too poor for college, too rich for financial aid

What do you do if you’re too poor for college, yet too rich for financial aid? It seems like most people in the middle-class fall into this category, so you’re not alone. We explain why this happens and offer you some tips on how to find other ways to pay for college that are actually…

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What happens when you default on student loans?

What would happen if you didn’t pay your student loan payments on time? Well, you’d default. The thing about defaulting on your student loan payments is that you don’t want to, but sometimes it’s inevitable. And since we want you to stay accountable for your payments, we explained exactly what happens when you don’t pay…

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What is a federal direct student loan?

Did you know there are 4 types of federal direct student loans? So how do you know if you’re choosing the right one for your financial situation? We outline the 4 types of federal direct student loans and can help you decide which one is perfect for your wallet!   As most students know, paying…

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