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Tackling Your Tuition Bill: More Tips on Student Loan Shopping

September 14, 2012 | posted by College Money Insider.

It’s that time of year when tuition bills will be showing up in mailboxes across the country! To ensure you are covered, here are some things that students and parents may want to consider.
Today is the last of three guest posts by Overture Technologies’ Ben Carey. You can check out his first post about the FAFSA here…

Tackling Your Tuition Bill: Private Student Loans

September 11, 2012 | posted by College Money Insider.

It’s that time of year when tuition bills will be showing up in mailboxes across the country! To ensure you are covered, here are some things that students and parents may want to consider.
Today is the second of three guest posts by Overture Technologies’ Ben Carey. You can check out his first post about the FAFSA right…

Tackling Your Tuition Bill: FAFSA

September 6, 2012 | posted by College Money Insider.

It’s that time of year when tuition bills will be showing up in mailboxes across the country! To ensure you are covered, here are some things that students and parents may want to consider.
Today is the first of three guest posts by Overture Technologies’ Ben Carey.

On the Lookout for Cheap Student Loans…

July 30, 2012 | posted by College Money Insider.

Yahoo Finance has a useful article for students on finding cheap student loans. An important takeaway is that while students should first look at federal loans to see what’s available to them, there are an increasing amount of affordable private loan options out there. One way to compare  loans is by using the Student Loan…

In the News: Stafford Loans

May 16, 2012 | posted by College Money Insider.

Stafford student loans have been a hot topic in the news lately (Thanks in no small part to President Obama’s recent appearance on the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon program where he sang a slow-jam in their dedication!) If you’re wondering why everyone’s talking about Stafford loans, here is a basic rundown: The current rate…