Posts By: Mark Kantrowitz

Six Steps for Saving on Student Loans

June 19, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

Here are six smart borrowing strategies that can help you save money when you borrow student loans to pay for college.

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What is Reasonable and Affordable Debt?

May 23, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

Student debt may be good debt, because it is an investment in your future, but too much of a good thing can hurt you. Learn about reasonable and affordable debt before you start taking on loans to pay for your degree.

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Top 10 Tips on How to Cut College Costs

May 7, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

College costs continue to increase year after year. However, there are a few ways you can cut college costs without sacrificing college quality.

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10 Common FAFSA Errors to Avoid

January 6, 2016 | Mark Kantrowitz
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When filling out the FAFSA, even the smallest error can result in lost eligibility. Avoid these ten common errors to help you fill out the form properly and maximize your aid eligibility.

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File the FAFSA to Get More Money in College

January 5, 2016 | Mark Kantrowitz
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The FAFSA is your gateway to money for college, and how you file it may affect how much money you get. Here are ten tips on how to maximize your eligibility.

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