Tag: college finances

Important Steps to Learn Smart Money Borrowing Practices

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Freelance Writer

Sometimes parents have to borrow money on behalf of their student to afford college. Before you sign any papers, learn these important borrowing practices. read more

Top 5 Mistakes Families Make When Saving for College

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CEO, College Ready

We all know college is expensive, but it's a lot less so when families are prepared ahead of time. Avoid these mistakes for better college financial planning. read more

3 Factors to Consider in Choosing a Student Loan Amount

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Deciding the amount to request on a college loan application can be hard. Here are three important things for parents and students to consider before applying. read more

11 Unexpected College Costs You Should Know

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Freelance Writer

College is already expensive, but just wait until you see some of these unexpected costs. Before you go finalizing your financial plans, factor these in first. read more

Become a Financially Savvy Student With TACOS

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Student, Dallas Baptist University

I've created a little acronym to help you remember five basic steps to becoming financially savvy, and I did it using something we all love: tacos. read more

The College Financial Decision is Not "Easy Pass"

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Principal, CollegeAffordability.com

When helping your child choose a college, finances should play a major role in your discussions. Read on for a look at the most important points to consider. read more

Finances and Your Child's Future

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Assistant Editor, Online Specialist

In the college search, you're helping your student take his or her education--and life--to the next level. But this step doesn't come without a high cost, being one of the most important investments of one's life. read more