Tag: federal loans

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

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Skip Your Loan Payments

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Skipping student loan payments is a risky game. Here are seven consequences to not making your monthly payments, plus tips if you're struggling financially. read more

5 Ways to Prepare for Loan Repayment to Resume

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Federal student loan repayments resuming in a few months may have you worried. Here are five steps you can take to prepare before the relief period is over. 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

How Do Federal and Private Education Loans Differ?

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While both options lend you money to help cover college costs, there are some significant differences between federal and private loans you need to know. read more

Types of Student Loans Explained: Federal vs. Private

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Freelance Writer

Need to borrow money for college? Then it's time to learn about federal and private loans. See what loans are available and the differences between them here. read more

College Financial Planning Advice From an Expert

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President, Education Finance, RBS Citizens Financial Group

Stressing about those incoming (and practically unknown) college costs? Put your mind and wallet at ease with these insider insights. read more