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[25 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 13 views]

This is still an interest rate increase masquerading as a decrease. Interest rates are at historically low levels and have nowhere to go but up. We can expect interest rates to start increasing by about 1.5% per year in 2015.

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 67 views]

To help families through this award letter season, here is a breakdown of how and when to accept—or apply for—all types of student loans.

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[18 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 26 views]

TweetYou can refinance your mortgage, but can you refinance your student loans? The short answer is: possibly. Let me elaborate. Refinancing is a tool commonly used by borrowers in the housing industry to lower interest rates. In regards to student loa…

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[6 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 14 views]

The recent sequestration has impacted education across the board, and Higher Ed. is no exception. Here’s a brief overview of what to expect from student aid programs going forward.

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[6 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 22 views]

The recent sequestration has impacted education across the board, and Higher Ed. is no exception. Here’s a brief overview of what to expect from student aid programs going forward.

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[13 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 1,983 views]
February Newsletter: It’s Financial Aid Awareness Month!

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month, which makes it the perfect time to finish up your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), learn about Stafford loans, and find as much scholarship money as you can to help pay for school. And this issue of the Finacial Aid News will help you do just that.

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[3 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 10 views]

TweetEvery year we get the same question, so here is your answer: For the 2013–2014 year, the FAFSA will be green, with a purple section for parents. For the current year, 2012–2013 the FAFSA is orange. In previous years: 2011–2012 FA…

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[28 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 2,058 views]
August Newsletter: New Ideas to Help You Pay for School

In the August edition of the Financial Aid News we will help you get ready for another awesome semester.

Although you may have your bags packed and your course schedule prepared, this month’s newsletter will help you get the following things covered: Get in on our September $10,000 scholarship drawing, learn about the entrance counseling process, compare loan options to cover college costs, find out how to get a part-time job this semester, get the details on more new scholarships, pick up advice for the first 2 weeks of school, and much more!

So sit back, relax, and enjoy the first wonderful weeks of the school semester.

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[24 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 33 views]

You may have heard of Stafford loans, PLUS loans, and private student loans, but do you really know the differences between them? Is one type of loan really better than the other? Let’s find out.

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[6 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 3 views]

Student loans have been all over the news in the past year, and borrowers are researching college financing options more than ever. In light of this, it’s important to know the facts so you can make better-informed decisions about paying for college.