Breaking Down a Financial Aid Award Letter

Tweet13 Share1 Pin Share1 Email WhatsAppShares 15After filling out the FAFSA and applying for enrollment, the financial aid award letter is one of the most important parts of the college application process, as it will give you (or your student) an idea of how much to expect to pay out-of-pocket for college expenses. You’ll find […]

SoFi Review: Peer to Peer Lending for Student Loans

Tweet20 Share1 Pin9 Share1 Email WhatsAppShares 31Are you sick of paying high interest rates on your student loans? Looking for a way to rid yourself of student debt faster? Good. You should be. And luckily for you, I’ve found another company that can help you do just that! Remember, you can see all of our […]

How To Prevent TEACH Grants From Becoming Loans

Tweet23 Share Pin1 Share5 Email WhatsAppShares 29TEACH grants are an awesome program that will give you free money to go to school if you plan on becoming a teacher.  Currently, the program gives you up to $4,000 per year if you take certain classes and programs to become a teacher.  You also have to sign […]

How Does a Student Loan Affect My Credit Score?

Tweet40 Share3 Pin218 Share2 Email WhatsAppShares 263Do you currently have student loans? Have you ever wondered how they are affecting your credit score? I know I have. Is it possible that those student loans are actually hurting your credit? Or, is it a benefit to have student loans at the ripe age of 18, because […]

How To Find Out Who Owns Your Student Loans

Tweet18 Share Pin23 Share3 Email WhatsAppShares 44Once you graduate or resume paying your student loans after a period of forbearance, you may find that your student loan servicer has changed. Unfortunately, the task of finding and paying the proper company rests on the borrower, along with other facts you probably didn’t know about your student loans. […]

Can You Use a 529 To Pay For College Overseas?

Tweet14 Share3 Pin2 Share4 Email WhatsAppShares 23Traveling abroad is exciting, yet few college students get to have this experience, simply because they didn’t know how to make it an affordable and accessible option. While most students want to go abroad and learn while being immersed in another culture, the staggering cost is a huge obstacle […]

How To Use Crowdfunding To Pay For College

Tweet27 Share3 Pin19 Share9 Email WhatsAppShares 58Everyone knows that the cost of going to college has gone through the roof in the last 15 years. And it shows no signs of slowing down.​In fact it is projected that by 2030, with a 5% yearly increase in college tuition, out-of-state college costs at a public university will […]

Can You Use a 529 To Pay For College Overseas?

Tweet14 Share3 Pin2 Share4 Email WhatsAppShares 23Traveling abroad is exciting, yet few college students get to have this experience, simply because they didn’t know how to make it an affordable and accessible option. While most students want to go abroad and learn while being immersed in another culture, the staggering cost is a huge obstacle […]