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Gift Aid vs. Loans: What’s the Difference?

March 27, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Do you know the difference between gift aid and loans? We help to answer this question and many more.

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6 Reasons to Take on an Internship During Summer

March 20, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Internships are offered year-round, but there’s a reason why summer internships are so popular. Here are six reasons to take on an internship during summer.

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The 5 Highest Paying Graduate School Degrees

March 6, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Getting an advanced degree can mean a higher salary depending on the program you choose. Find out which graduate school degrees lead to the highest pay.

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How Studying Abroad Can Actually Help Improve Your Finances

February 27, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The benefits of studying abroad are endless, but what if studying abroad can actually help your finances? Here are a few of the financial benefits that a study abroad experience can bring.

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8 Tips to Land an Internship

February 20, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Perfect your resume, update your portfolio, and brush up on your interview skills. Follow these tips and more to help improve your chances of landing that internship.

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6 Financial Considerations of Getting a Graduate Degree

February 6, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The decision to go to grad school is often heavily influenced by finances. Here are some of the top financial considerations of getting a graduate degree.

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5 Ways to Find an Internship

January 30, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Internships offer many career benefits, including opening the door to job opportunities post-graduation. Here’s a list of resources to use when figuring out your plan for how to find internships.

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Applying for Grad School and the GRE General Test

January 16, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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When applying to grad school, many applicants take the GRE General Test. Here are answers to common questions about the test like what is it, who should take it, and how to prepare.

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A Walk Down College Ave with Sarah Brumbley

July 27, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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A Walk Down College Ave is an interview series with successful individuals to gather insights and advice for students and young professionals to help them on their own path to success.

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A Walk Down College Ave with Kathy W.

July 6, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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A Walk Down College Ave is an interview series with successful individuals to gather insights and advice for students and young professionals to help them on their own path to success.

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