Tag Archives: student loans

Compare College Costs

Another user advance from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: the College Cost Comparison Tool!  I wish I would’ve had this when I was younger.  It’s in its beta version right now, but I could already compare schools. It’s a pretty … Continue reading

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Know Before You Owe: Student Loan Edition

Here’s your good citizenship opportunity for today:  check out the Know Before You Owe: Student Loans website hosted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and let them know your opinion on their idea for a simple, easy-to-compare financial aid shopping … Continue reading

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Four Awful Student Loan Risks That Will Kick You When You’re Down

Over and over again I hear the student loans are “good debt” or that you should let student loan payments go as long as you can, since they’re usually so cheap.  According to the Department of Education, between 10 and … Continue reading

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