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Know Before You Go

Know Before You Go

College Planning in a Pandemic

Suggestions for those planning for college in these uncertain times due to the current pandemic.

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Getting a college education and figuring out how you’re going to afford it shouldn’t be stressful. That’s why we’re here to help you Know Before You Go - so that you can leave college with a bright financial future and not a mountain of debt!

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Types of Student Loans

Main types of federal and private student loans you need to know about when considering your options.

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Fixed vs Variable Rate

Fixed and variate rate student loan options, and the pros and cons of each.

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Appealing an Award Letter

Steps you can take to file a financial aid appeal for additional aid to cover your college costs.

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Debt Tips for Students

Graduating college and managing new debt can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Now that you owe, here’s what you should know!

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Paying Back Financial Aid

Here are the different types of aid to help you better understand if and when it would need to be paid back.

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Reducing Loan Payments

Understand your options if you need help paying your student loans in times of crisis.

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Debt Considerations

It’s important to look at as many sides as possible before taking on new debt so that you can make the best decision.

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Resources

Credit Student Choice

Credit Student Choice

Achieve your higher education dreams with a financial partner that has your best interest in mind.

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Edmit

Edmit

Helping families make smarter financial decisions about college, with advice you can count on.

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IGrad

IGrad

Financial literacy programs and tools to help college students and graduates succeed.

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Plan for Your Student Loan

Choose from our easy to use calculators to help manage your student loan.

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