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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...

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...

Better Off After College: Q&A with the Authors of Edmit's Book

About the Book Better Off After College is a step-by-step guide for families who want to enjoy all of the benefits of a ...

Strategies for Withdrawing Money from Your 529

After all that time saving in a 529 college savings plan for your student’s college education, it’s time to finally spen...

What Percentage of Parents Pay for College in 2019?

No one is alone in the struggle with figuring out how to cover college costs. Every year, Sallie Mae puts out a survey o...

How Your Student Can Responsibly Build Credit

For decades, one of the scariest thoughts for parents has been their students getting credit cards before they can repay...

Are parents legally obligated to pay for their child's college?

Parents do not have a legal duty to pay for their child’s college—with one exception.

Should I participate in a work-study program or get a part-time job?

If you fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you may be eligible to participate in the Federal ...

What are Income Sharing Agreements and Are They Right for Me?

Heading into your college career the thought of thousands of dollars of student loan debt can be a burdensome feeling.

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...

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