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  • Student Loan Forgiveness Programs: How to Choose a Job That Qualifies

    Sep 25, 2013 • Wendy Nelson • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Student Loan Forgiveness Programs: How to Choose a Job That Qualifies

    According to The Project on Student Debt, in the class of 2011, the average student loan borrower graduated with $26,600 in loan debt. Thankfully, though, according to the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, an estimated 25% of the U.S. workforce is eligible for student loan forgiveness programs. With some early planning and awareness, college students can ...

  • Don’t Think You Qualify for FAFSA? Think Again.

    Jun 12, 2013 • Wendy Nelson • Saving & SpendingRead More »
    Don’t Think You Qualify for FAFSA? Think Again.

    Parents, are you paying all or part of your child’s college tuition? If so, have you filed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) yet? Many parents make the mistake of not filing the FAFSA because they assume their income is too high to get any financial aid. This isn’t necessarily true; there is ...