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What should I know before cosigning a student loan?

If your child or loved one is about to enter college and needs helps paying for school, you might be considering cosigni...

How will Student Loans Impact My Taxes?

If you have student loans, then you may be wondering how they will affect you at tax time.  The good news is that you ca...

How Much Student Loan Debt is Too Much?

Understand the terms of your student loans and make a wise investment in your future.

How Can I Pay for College with Bad Credit?

If you are a parent of a soon-to-be college aged student, and you have bad credit, you might be worried that it will aff...

How To Pay For Room And Board In College

Many students find that their Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is much higher than anticipated, and they are left with...

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...

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....

What is “Discretionary Income?”

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers' (NACE) Winter 2018 Salary Survey, 2018 graduates of bac...

What Types of Student Loans are There?

Student loans can be grouped into two main types: federal and private.  Federal student loans are funded by the U.S. gov...

Should I Withdraw from My 401k to Pay My Tuition?

If you received your financial aid award, and the offer doesn’t cover your expenses, withdrawing from your 401k may seem...

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