If you’re scratching your head at all of the information contained in your financial aid award letter, read this article to break it down.Read More of the article "Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter"
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A good credit score can help you with everything from buying a car to owning your first home. Make sure you’re building good credit the right way.Read More of the article "Why Good Credit is Crucial"
Budgeting can mean the difference between a healthy bank balance and one that repeatedly comes up empty. Here’s how to get started.Read More of the article "Learning to Budget for a Brighter Future"
These five basic guidelines will help ensure that you are meeting all the checkpoints in the federal student aid process, including FAFSA deadlines.Read More of the article "5 Facts Students Should Know about Financial Aid"
The FAFSA can be confusing. In this article, we break down terms like Cost of Attendance and Expected Family Contribution to simplify financial aid.Read More of the article "I Submitted My FAFSA – Is the Expected Family Contribution What I Have to Pay for College?"
Did you know your tax return could help you with your student loans? Figure out if a lump sum payment is good for you with these tips.Read More of the article "How to Use Your Tax Return Effectively to Reduce Student Loan Payments"
Balancing repaying student loans and a budget can be a challenge. Here are five ways to manage your loan payments as a young professional.Read More of the article "A Young Professional’s Guide to Repaying Student Loans"
Refinancing gives borrowers the option to adjust the life and interest rate of their student loans. Here are six questions to consider before pursuing refinancing.Read More of the article "When to Consider Refinancing Student Loans"