College Resource Center

Jan
19
2015

Benefits of Refinancing Your Student Loans With a Local Lender

Local. It means so much to people these days. Where we used to want to take advantage of the best deals from around the country, we now recognize the benefit we have in investing our money into our local communities. After all, when we buy local, we are helping to support the people who live [&hellip…

Posted by Mary Grace Leal

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Jan
16
2015

Why Refinance Your Student Loans With a Credit Union?

Are you looking to refinance student loans? Are you searching for a low interest rate? Have you thought about a local credit union rather than a large bank conglomerate? Credit unions are sometimes viewed as local banks with limited services. With the expansion of online access, mobile apps, satellite locations, and expanded ATM access, access [&hellip…

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Jan
15
2015

Should You Pay Off Your Student Loans Now Or Later?

Student loan debt is one of the most challenging types of debt to have. It’s an I.O.U. against your future earnings – and as such, most financial gurus tell you that you should try to pay off your student loans as fast as possible. And for many people, that’s sage advice. However, there are other [&hellip…

Posted by David Barak

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Jan
6
2015

How Do Student Loans Affect Your Credit Score?

Student loan debt can definitely impact your financial profile, credit history, and credit score – either in a detrimental way or by improving your financial status and ability to save money. It all depends upon how you manage that student loan debt, and whether you are able to make your payments on time to fulfill [&hellip…

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Dec
29
2014

5 End of the Year Financial To-Dos

The end of each year is a time for wrapping up loose ends and preparing for a new year. Getting your finances in order should be a priority for college students and recent graduates. The following are five items that should be on your year-end financial to-do list. 1. Donate to Charity Making a charitable [&hellip…

Posted by Mary Grace Leal

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