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A Degree in 4 Years: The Best Way to Limit College Costs

The new school year is here! Fall semester is beginning on campuses all across America. You may have just dropped your student off at college. If you did, chances are a few tears were shed as you pulled away from campus. 1,044 more words

College Affordability

Paying for College When You're A Low-Income Student

by Kennedy Erin

In the United States, students at most colleges—with few exceptions—are expected to pay thousands of dollars in tuition. Often the tuition for an in-state, full-time student living on campus is around… 1,217 more words

Weight Around our Student's Necks

From John Plumb on College Loans/College Debt:

“Soon, students will be heading back to school across our district. Some will be heading on to college and embark on the beginning of their professional lives.

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Education

Paying for College, 10 Years Later

As of next month, I will have been paying off my student debt for a decade, and will still have about a decade to go. (And I even have a pretty manageable interest rate, unlike most students in the U.S.  683 more words

From Life

Five Tips to Help Stay on Top of Your College Debt

College just isn’t for frat parties, and drinking. It does serve to set you up for life in a good job. By good, we mean one where you are generally in a nice air conditioned office and have less chance of injuring yourself with hot smelter. 318 more words

How to Make College More Affordable

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The value of a college degree isn’t what it used to be… 558 more words

Paying for College

It’s more important than ever for students and former students to make smart decisions about financing their college education.  Whether you are attending college soon, are a current student, or already have student loans, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has put together some tools and resources to help you make the best decisions for you. 188 more words

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