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5 Terms You Need to Know if You’re Paying for School

August 7, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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You may come across a variety of important terms throughout the financial aid process. Here are a few of the need-to-know terms if you’re paying for school.

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Terms to know written at the top of a paper with color pencils at the bottom of the page. Under Terms to know is - Cost of attendance? - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)? Free application for federal student aid? FAFSA

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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Student Loan Credit Pre-Qualification

September 28, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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Student loan credit pre-qualification can be a valuable tool in the private student loan process. See what the benefits are and how you can use them to your advantage.

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How the Fed Raising Interest Rates Impacts Student Loan Borrowers

February 4, 2016 | LendEDU
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The Federal Reserve recently announced that they would be raising the target range for the federal funds rate. Here’s a look at what this means for student loans and how it will affect borrowers.

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What Makes a Variable Rate “Variable”?

November 27, 2015 | College Ave Student Loans
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You hear a lot about variable rates, but what actually makes them "variable"?

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