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May
21
2015

The Best Way to Save For College? What Every Parent Should Know About 529 Plans

You are not alone if you feel that saving for college and selecting the correct savings vehicle can be a daunting task. A recent national Gallup survey revealed that saving for college is the top financial concern of parents with children under 18. A 2013 Sallie Mae survey found that 67% of families eliminated schools […]

Posted by David Barak

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May
18
2015

Navigating Student Loan Repayment

With the rising cost of higher education, students are turning to federal and private student loans for funding. Understanding the terms and repayment process of your loan is important because student loans can affect your credit score and financial health. You should choose a repayment plan that is best for you based on your financial […]

Posted by Mary Grace Leal

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May
15
2015

Three Tips For Successfully Landing The Summer Job

In the next 6 weeks, almost every student will be done with college for the year! How exciting! But for many students, that means going to work during the summer. Whether it’s an internship or a job, it’s essential that college students get work experience during the summers. That experience is one of the biggest […]

Posted by David Barak

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May
13
2015

How Much of Your Income Should You Spend on Housing?

As you move out on your own and get a job that needs to cover all of your expenses, one of your biggest decisions is where to live. Your housing is typically your largest monthly expense, and you have a wide range of places to choose from. Before you go out looking at apartment rentals, […]

Posted by David Barak

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May
11
2015

How To Feel Secure With Your Student Loan Lender

You hear the horror stories of identity theft, lost paperwork, crazy fees, and more. But on the flip side, millions of student loan borrowers never have a problem with their lender. So how can you feel secure with your lender? What steps can you take to make sure that you know you are safe? Here […]

Posted by Shoum Chakravarti

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