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5 Top-Paying Summer Jobs

April 6, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Looking for a summer job, but not sure where to begin? We’ve compiled a list of some of the top-paying summer jobs for college students.

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How to Choose a College Major

April 3, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Choosing a college major can be a major decision. Here are a few tips to help you choose a college major.

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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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8 Things You Should Know About Financial Aid Award Letters

March 13, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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You received your college award letter, but now what? Here’s what you need to know about college financial aid award letters.

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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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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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Top 5 Destinations to Study Abroad

January 9, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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When choosing to study abroad, selecting the right destination is key. Here’s a list of some of the top destinations to study abroad while keeping cost in mind.

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