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Hilary Cairns
Hilary Cairns is a graduate of SUNY New Paltz and has a BA in English/Creative Writing. She's an established freelance writer who also has a hand in marketing, social media, and editing for various businesses across the United States.

How To Figure Out Your Intended Major During High School

Choosing your intended major for college can be a daunting prospect, especially when you’re still in high school. However, there are some things you can do to help determine what field and subject will be a great choice for you. Here are some steps to take. Consider Your Strengths, Weaknesses, and Interests First off, it’s …

Can You Refinance and Consolidate Federal Student Loans?

When it comes time to pay off your federal student loans, you may find yourself overwhelmed. Many who have either graduated or left school ask if it’s possible to refinance or consolidate these debts. So, can you refinance and consolidate federal student loans? Yes, You Can Refinance and Consolidate Your Federal Student Loans! Yep! You …

How to Start Your College List

Before you begin sending out applications for colleges this year, you should be creating a list of potential schools first. This will help ensure that you’re only applying to schools that are right for you. Do you know how to get started on your college list? Start Early You should be starting to create your …

Scholarships for Bilingual Students

Being bilingual is a very impressive talent and it could actually net you a scholarship depending on the school you’re attending! Here are only three awards you may be eligible for if you are a bilingual student: Bremer German Scholarship The Bremer German Scholarship is one award you may qualify for if you’re a bilingual …

Scholarships for Marketing Majors

Marketing is a fairly popular major and, therefore, has quite a few scholarships for those aiming to get a degree in the field. If you’re planning on majoring in this subject, you will definitely want to do some research into the opportunities available. Here are just three scholarships for marketing majors to help you get …