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National organizations and online tools can provide individual counseling on student loan management, NBC reports.
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More than a half-million people are certified to have their student debt forgiven over the next decade because they work in public service.
International Paper CEO Mark Sutton reflects on his college days at LSU and has some advice for college-bound freshmen.
To combat the "summer melt," colleges are turning to text messages to help students show up, NBC News reports.
For some high school seniors, putting college on hold could be just the right thing.
You can save thousands by going to a two-year school en route to your bachelor's degree, just make sure you can transfer successfully.
Student loan defaults can destroy your credit and haunt you for the rest of your life. Here's how to prevent that long-lasting mistake.
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New York will start phasing in its free-college program this fall. These 10 states have the cheapest public college tuition.
For this year's college graduates, there's just a brief window before student loan repayment begins. Here's what to do.
The student loan interest deduction sounds good, but it's hardly hitting the jackpot for the most heavily indebted.
Consider community college as a route to getting a degree and graduating with a manageable amount of debt.
Expect to pay even more to finance educational expenses as interest rates rise for the 2017-2018 academic year.
For college grads who don't want to move back in with mom and dad, these six cities offer their best shot at independence.
Low income taxes? Check. Attractive wages? Check. Dig yourself out of student debt even faster in these five states.
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