Tips to Improve Your Credit Score
Your credit score can constantly change. Here are some of the best ways to improve your credit score, along with tips to help maintain a good credit score once you have one.Continue Reading
3 Essentials for Finding the Right College Fit
When it comes to choosing the right college, there are a lot of factors to consider, such as academics, culture, and cost. Try using this three-part process to find the schools that are best for you.Continue Reading
Understanding My Credit Score
Credit scores play an important role in the student loan process, but do you know how your score is calculated? Learn the different components of your credit score and find out which ones have a bigger impact.Continue Reading
What is a Credit Score?
Learn what a credit score is, how credit scores like the FICO score are used, and how a student's credit score affects the student loan process.Continue Reading
Understanding and Reviewing Financial Aid Letters
Making sense of your financial aid letters doesn’t have to be confusing. Learn the elements of your letters and what factors to consider when reviewing them.Continue Reading
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How To Reduce College Costs with Grants
Worried about the cost of higher education? Learn how you can find and use grants to pare down your costs before applying for federal and private student loans.Continue Reading
Is Grad School Worth the Investment?
With tuition costs on the rise, it’s important to assess what kind of a return you’ll get on your investment in grad school. So, how do you determine if it’s worth the money? Hint: there’s no one answer.Continue Reading
Should I Borrow to Pay for College?
Prospective college students should look at the return on education when considering borrowing for college. Here are some general guidelines to help you decide if you should borrow.Continue Reading