9 Pros and Cons of Refinancing Private Student Loans

Private student loans are only one of the ways families help cover the costs of college. The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS) reported that private loans make up… Read more

Should I Refinance My Student Loans?

You’re not alone if you’re dealing with student loan debt. According to the Federal Reserve, approximately 30% of all adults incurred some debt to pay for their education. If you… Read more

What to Consider Before Refinancing / What to Know

The vast majority of student loan borrowers rely on federal loans. In fact, The Institute for College Access & Success reported that more than 90% of outstanding education debt was… Read more

How to Pay for College: 9 Expert-Approved Strategies

Families with a college-bound child have no choice but to think about how to pay for college. College is a significant investment for families. The average cost of tuition and… Read more

I’m a CFP and Here Are the 4 Things to Look for In Student Loans

As a financial advisor, I have always cautioned clients and their families to avoid borrowing money unless they absolutely have to. Like it or not, but higher education is often… Read more

Pros and Cons of Refinancing Your Student Loans

If you finished college with substantial student loan debt, you’re not alone. In fact, nearly 45 million Americans currently carry some form of student loan debt, with an average balance… Read more

Should I Attend a Two-Year College?

A community college can be a great place to earn transferrable credits at a significantly lower cost than at many four-year colleges or universities. According to the Community College Research… Read more

9 reasons you have bad grades

By Katie Azevedo, M.Ed. Bad grades don’t just come out of nowhere for no good reason. Sure, you might fail a test once in a while because of extenuating circumstances,… Read more

How to Budget Wisely and Control College Costs

Are you a parent who thinks your costs for college are spiraling out of control and away from your allotted budget? Budget? What budget, you may wonder, as your bank… Read more

Important Papers Every College Student Should Have

When your student turns 18, they start gaining the rights to control access to all their private information, from grades to medical records. This means that even parents won’t have… Read more