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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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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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Managing Money with College Roommates

July 28, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Living with a roommate certainly has its perks, just be sure to work out bills and finances ahead of time. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you manage bills with your roommates.

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5 Key Things to Compare When Shopping for Student Loans

July 10, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The student loan process may seem complicated, but it doesn't have to be. Here are 5 things to consider when comparing student loan options.

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5 Tips to Save for Unexpected College Costs

June 19, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The best defense is a good offense when it comes to handling unexpected college costs. Here are a few tips that can help you to save for those unexpected college costs.

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The Expense of Living On Campus vs. Off Campus

June 12, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The decision to live on campus vs. off campus has its advantages and disadvantages. Here are some things to keep in mind as you make your decision.

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6 Overlooked Expenses of College

June 5, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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College tuition can be expensive, but there are other costs that are often overlooked. Don’t forget about these college expenses when budgeting.

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Financial Considerations of Choosing a Minor

May 29, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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There are multiple things to consider when deciding whether you should select a college minor. We’ve answered some of the most common financial questions regarding minors.

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How to Pay for a Summer Session

May 22, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Looking to take courses during the summer session but trying to figure out how to pay for it? Here are 5 ways to pay for a summer session.

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