Category Archives: Financial help

The Truth About Student Loan Forgiveness

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There is always talk about student loan forgiveness and as the conversation begins the student loan listeners eagerly embrace the prospect of no longer having to make loan payments. However with further research this prospect diminishes as the truth becomes apparent. Not everyone can qualify. Continue reading The Truth About Student Loan Forgiveness

Some Aid For College

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High school graduates should be aware of types of financial aids for post-secondary education.  These aids are accessed separately or in combination to cover the cost of higher education. Continue reading Some Aid For College

Managing Student Loans

If as a student you plan on attending college and you are concerned about repaying college loans, take a look at recommendations on how to manage student loans. Continue reading Managing Student Loans

7 Financial Myths About College

Parents new to the college scene might get caught up in some mythical concepts about college.  It is easy to get trapped into this mythical world and by the time parents are aware of their presence in this falsehood the financial damage has taken hold.  With a look at some of these myths parents can take financial preventive measures. Continue reading 7 Financial Myths About College

College Tuition Rewards

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A series of corporations have come together to create reward programs that will lower the cost of tuition.  They understand parents will continue to make purchases during and after the completion of higher education and has found a way to capitalize on it.  Below are some tuition reward programs that are another option to lowering college expenditure.

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Pay Less For Room Board And Books

Attending college is not for everyone. But, if your college age student can brave the experience consider these cost-effective habits to lower some college expenses. Continue reading Pay Less For Room Board And Books

Unconventional Tips To Lower College Cost

There are other tricks in lowering college cost but with these tricks goes the high probability of   having the requests declined.  If hearing no is not a major issue, consider these approaches to lowering tuition cost. Continue reading Unconventional Tips To Lower College Cost

Hidden College Costs

Tuition, room, board and college materials are known costs for attending college.  There are however some hidden costs for college that might curtail college attendance.  Students are at times forced to put off college because they are blind sighted by these costs. Continue reading Hidden College Costs

Student Grants Defined

The more college grants students can qualify for the better.  Students can get grants from the state, federal government and other private organizations.  The best news is that they do not have to repay these grants.  There are four grants available, read about them below: Continue reading Student Grants Defined