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How to Find the Best Savings Account for You

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When it comes time to obtain a savings account, do you know where to look? Or what process you should follow? It may take time to find the best savings account for your needs. Check out these tips: Shop Around You shouldn’t opt for the first savings account you come across if you can help …

Q&A With $1,000 College Raptor Scholarship Recipient Reina Sausedo!

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Congratulations to the College Raptor Scholarship recipient, Reina Sausedo! Her compelling essay earned her $1,000 towards her higher education. I got the chance to chat with Reina about her experience in searching for colleges and preparing for the next step in her education. Here’s what she had to say! Tell us a little about yourself!  …

How Do You Qualify For Student Loan Forgiveness?

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Federal student loans offer several benefits that private student loans don’t offer. One of these benefits is being able to qualify for student loan forgiveness. The student loan forgiveness program is a special type of benefit established by the federal government. It is only applicable to federal student loans, and that too, only certain types …

The Average Student Loan Debt in America | 2019

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The cost of obtaining a college education has been increasing steadily over the years. As of 2019, this cost has reached an all-time high. Nowadays, most college students require the help of scholarships and student loans to cover the costs. However, the average student loan debt has risen along with the price-tag of college. Here’s …

The FAFSA Simplification Act of 2019

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Every year, thousands of college-bound students lose out on financial aid by not filing the FAFSA. Many are intimidated by the complex questions they encounter on the FAFSA. If you’ve filled out a FAFSA even once, you can empathize. It can be confusing and yes, intimidating too. It is especially cumbersome to new filers. Given …