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What are Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans

Subsidized and unsubsidized loans are both forms of financial aid. When you complete your FAFSA, you school may offer you loans. Loans aren't free money....

Don’t Get Buried by Student Loan Debt

When we talk to students, we usually ask if they are taking out loans. Entirely too often students say "I don't have loans. FAFSA...

What should you do with your Pell Grant refund?

What is the Pell Grant? The Pell Grant is a federal grant that helps low income students pay for college. This money is sent by...

How to Save $$$ on Textbooks

Textbooks can be really expensive. How can you save some money? Here are a couple of ideas: Check eBay or Amazon. - Rachael Some...

Tips for Paying Off Your Student Loans

Whether it's because you graduated or you stopped going to school, if you've been out of school for six months, you have to start...

Does College Have to be Expensive?

The high cost of higher education is in the news all the time. You may have heard scary statistics about how much student loan...

Can You Afford a Car?

Ask yourself these questions - and answer them honestly! - when you first buy a car: Can I cover the total cost of the...
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Mobile banking

Do you use your phone to deposit checks? Here are some tips to make sure you're banking wisely. Make sure you endorse the check...