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Does a Parent PLUS loan qualify for loan forgiveness?

If you borrowed money in the form of a Parent PLUS loan to finance your child’s college education, then you may be wonde...

How do Parent PLUS loans and parent private loans compare?

If you need to borrow money to finance your child’s college education, you may be wondering about the differences betwee...

What can my 529 plan be used for?

The 529 College Savings Plan is a great way for parents to save for college. The account holder (usually the parent of t...

How much can you contribute to a 529 plan?

A 529 College Savings Plan is a tax-advantaged investment account that allows parents, grandparents, relatives, and frie...

What happens if I'm denied for a Parent PLUS loan?

If you apply for a Parent PLUS loan and are denied, you may be wondering what your alternatives are for financing your c...

Does paying off debt lower your EFC on FAFSA?

While going through the FAFSAⓇ application, you will notice that there is nowhere to include the value of your existing ...

How Can I Fill the Gap Between Financial Aid and My Ability to Pay?

When you receive a financial aid letter from a school, you hope that the offered aid covers all of your financial needs....

How do I choose a 529 plan?

With the growing student loan debt crisis, people are starting to look beyond scholarships and federal financial aid to ...

How does joining the military help pay for college?

Veterans, active-duty, and reserve service members enjoy a variety of benefits, programs, and resources to help them tra...

How can I pay back my Parent PLUS loan?

If you borrowed money in the form of a Parent PLUS loan to finance your child’s college education, you may be wondering ...