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Everything You Need to Know About Scholarships

November 27, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Scholarships are one way to help bridge the financial aid gap and cover your college costs. Here’s everything you need to know about scholarships.

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Early Decision, Early Action, and Regular Admission: What’s the Difference?

October 20, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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There are multiple ways to apply to college: early decision, early action, and regular admission. Knowing the differences between these can make it easier to decide when to apply.

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4 Things to Think About When Choosing a College

October 16, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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There are many things to think about when choosing a college. Here are a few things to consider as you narrow down your options.

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6 Deadlines to Keep in Mind During Your College Search

October 2, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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To prevent delays and avoid missing out on opportunities, it’s important to be aware of the deadlines for the colleges or programs you’re interested in. Here are a few deadlines to keep in mind.

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Important Questions to Ask During Your Campus Visit

September 25, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Now that your campus visit is scheduled, it’s essential to be prepared and have questions ready to ask about the things that are most important to you. Here are a few ideas to get you started.

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The High School Student’s Guide to Campus Tours

September 14, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Visiting a college campus is one of the best ways to know whether a college is a perfect fit. Our guide breaks down the touring process and how you can make the most out of your campus visit.

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The Financial Side of Transferring Schools

May 15, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Transferring schools can be a big decision, and it’s important to think through the financial impacts. Here are a few things to consider.

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Financial Goals to Set for Yourself in 2017

January 13, 2017 | The College Juice
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When considering New Year's resolutions, it's a good idea to set financial goals as well. Here’s 5 financial goals for college students to consider in 2017.

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How to Save When Traveling Home for Winter Break

December 15, 2016 | The College Juice
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You worked hard to keep a budget during the semester, and now all that stands between you and winter break is a trip home. Learn ways to save money when traveling home from college.

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Good Financial Habits for College Students

September 27, 2016 | The College Juice
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As a college student, healthy eating habits and solid study habits are important, but so are good financial habits. Start while you’re in college and set yourself up for success in the future.

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