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How Do Federal Loans and Private Loans Compare?

Though federal and private student loans work similarly and fund the same thing — your college education — they differ i...

7 Flexible Repayment Plans for Federal Student Loans

For most borrowers, it’s commonly advised to max out your federal student loans before turning to private debt to pay fo...

How long does it take to pay off student loans?

After graduation day has come and gone, you’ve probably forgotten the details of those student loans you took out as a f...

What's the difference between subsidized and unsubsidized Federal loans?

For most Americans headed to college, taking out a loan to pay for college is a necessity. But once you get into the wee...

How to Decide How Much Money to Borrow In Student Loans

You’ve experienced the joy of deciding which college you’ll be attending in the Fall, and now it’s time to determine how...

The Coronavirus Impact on College Financial Health

Higher education has been one of the most severely impacted sectors by the coronavirus. College-bound students and their...

Is online tuition less than in-person tuition?

One of the biggest education stories this spring was how many students - of all ages - have transitioned to virtual onli...

Researching Colleges: COVID-19 Edition

The higher education landscape is changing, fast. There are stories every day of how colleges are responding differently...

How to Decide If a Community College Is Right for You

Nearly 7 million students were enrolled in two-year (community) colleges in 2018 - representing about 41% of all undergr...

Is it a good idea to take a gap year during the coronavirus?

With the coronavirus continuing to keep us home and keep schools and campuses closed, high school seniors and their fami...

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