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Students heading off to college in the next few weeks have plenty of motivation to get good grades. There is the sense of accomplishment you feel when mastering new information. Good grades increase the opportunity for a better job in your future. And it keeps...

As another school year begins, parents of high school juniors and seniors are just embarking on the long road to achieving the college dream for their children. You may have already poured over the brochures, taken some trips this summer, and started narrowing the list...

Recently there has been a great deal of “interest” in student loans. The media and the government have made an issue of student loan debt, while students and parents are still trying to navigate the student loans maze. This negative attention may make it seem...

As we approach the beginning of another college year, more students and parents are learning about student loans. It can be overwhelming trying to understand all of the rules that apply to these loans. Fortunately, there are some helpful websites which provide explanations in easy-to-understand...

In the financial world ROI, or Return on Investment, is an important term. It estimates the expected future value of a current investment so comparisons can be made between opportunities. In the financial aid world, it is also helpful to determine the expected future benefit...