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Tips for Preparing Your Kids for College

August 9, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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Starting your kids on the right track can help them make good choices about spending, saving, and borrowing. Here are some tips to consider when preparing your kid to go off to college.

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7 Common Financial Mistakes College Students Make

August 9, 2016 | The College Juice
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The pressure on college students to start managing their own finances can be stressful. Here’s a list of common financial mistakes college students make so you can avoid them.

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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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10 Easy Ways to Save Money in College

July 6, 2016 | The College Juice
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Learning to save money in college can lead to a future of good financial decisions. Try these easy tips to start saving some money.

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The College Student’s Guide to Budgeting

June 23, 2016 | The College Juice
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As a college student, it’s important to manage your money. Here’s a guide to building a budget and creating a savings plan to get you started.

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3 Essentials for Finding the Right College Fit

April 12, 2016 | College Raptor
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When it comes to choosing the right college, there are a lot of factors to consider, such as academics, culture, and cost. Try using this three-part process to find the schools that are best for you.

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Is Grad School Worth the Investment?

February 19, 2016 | CollegeWeekLive
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With tuition costs on the rise, it’s important to assess what kind of a return you’ll get on your investment in grad school. So, how do you determine if it’s worth the money? Hint: there’s no one answer.

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College Planning Timeline

January 21, 2016 | CollegeWeekLive

Preparing to go to college doesn’t have to be complicated. Use our college planning timeline to keep track of what you need to do.

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Discover the Best College Match for You

January 14, 2016 | CollegeWeekLive
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Do your research ahead of time to make sure you choose the best college match for you. Here are some factors to think about before applying to college.

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