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Millennials In Debt

The student loan debt crisis wages on for millennials who now find themselves $1.5 trillion in debt, and it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. So why is this happening so rapidly and why can’t anyone seem to get their student loans paid off? We have just the insight you need to start uncovering the student…

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Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?

There’s a lot of ways to pay back your student loans, but what about student loan refinancing? Should you actually refinance your student loans? We dive deep into this topic and explore if it’s the right option for you. Student loans are growing and young Americans are drowning in a sea of debt exceeding $1…

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The Complete List Of Student Loan Forgiveness Programs

Ever wonder how many student loan forgiveness programs exist? And whether you’re eligible for them? You might be surprised to know just how many student loan forgiveness programs there actually are. Well, we did the hard work of finding them so now all you have to do is find the one that works for you.…

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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…

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What Happens When You Default On Student Loans?

What would happen if you didn’t make 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’re explaining exactly what happens when you don’t pay…

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What Is A Federal Direct Student Loan?

As most students know, paying for post-secondary education is not easy and usually requires financial assistance from somewhere. Federal Student Aid provides funding to undergrad students, grad students, and parents of post-secondary students to help cover the ever-growing cost of attending college through the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program. This is also recognized…

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