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How to Find Grants to Pay Off Your Student Loans

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Are grants a good way to pay off student loans?   Well, the obvious answer is yes, who wouldn’t want money to pay for their loans.   We dive into how to find grants to pay off your student loans and even give you a list of some that you should consider pursuing.   Who…

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How Is Federal Student Aid Calculated?

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When filling out the FAFSA, there’s a lot of invasive questions but not a whole lot of explanation as to why these questions are asked. We’re helping you uncover how federal student aid is calculated in the first place, and why you should always fill out the FAFSA no matter what. As students and graduates…

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9 Best Summer Jobs For College Students

By Tallie Beaconsfield

Now that it’s summer, college students are looking forward to freedom. Unfortunately, that also means having enough cash for those fun summer activities. Related: How to make your money last all semester long Getting a summer job is the perfect opportunity to beef up that resume for your future, but which summer jobs should you…

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How To Find Money For College

By Sarah Reese

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…

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What Happens When You Default On Student Loans?

By Asher Wu

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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Too Poor For College, Too Rich For Financial Aid

By Sarah Reese

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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Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?

By Asher Wu

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

By Marissa Daniel

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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How To Get Your Student Loans Forgiven

By Marissa Daniel

Hey you – yeah, you. You want your student loan debt forgiven, don’t you? Here’s exactly how you can file for student loan forgiveness and ensure that you meet the qualifications. We offer the most support when it comes to student loan forgiveness, so pay attention! Do you ever wish that your student loan debt…

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Why The Student Loan Bubble Won’t Burst

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What is an economic bubble? We’re telling you why the student loan bubble is growing and how to protect yourself from getting sucked in.

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