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Paying for College

The "2K Rule" for College Savings

According to the investment firm Fidelity, the average family is on track to save only 29 percent of the total amount their ...

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The Challenge of Working Your Way Through College

Working your way through college can provide precious work experience and valuable life lessons while teaching you ...

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An Overview of 529 Plans

529 college savings plans can provide various tax and financial benefits. These benefits make 529 plans an essential tool for ...

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How to Quickly Pay Off Your Student Loans

Making monthly student loan payments is about as much fun as going to the dentist. According to the ...

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Financial Tips for College Freshmen

As you begin the next step in your journey of life as a college-bound freshman, you will face many ...

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Credit Building Tips for New College Graduates

It is the beginning of your adventures in building credit. For better or worse ...

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Saving Money on College Textbooks

College is an exciting and rewarding time. However, along with the great experience comes a wave ...

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Student Loan Forgiveness

Student loan debt can feel crippling, especially if you are a recent graduate who is not yet earning much money ...

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The True Cost of a College Education

The sticker price of a college education can be shocking. Moreover, this sticker price is increasing every year ...