Paying for College

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States with the most student debt

July 31, 2014 | posted by College Money Insider.

According to the latest numbers the average student owes $25,000 in federal student loan debt.  According to data from the Department of Education, and there are 19 states where the average is higher but here are the top 10 states where borrowers owe the most:
Average Federal Student Loan Debt Per Borrower
10. New…

Crafting A Repayment Plan for Your Student Loans

July 21, 2014 | posted by College Money Insider.

It’s a time of great change for the members of the recently-graduated Class of 2014. Whether a few months into a new job or still looking for the right opportunity, everyone is trying to figure out their new life – and just as importantly, how to pay for it.
The first step towards gaining your footing…

The Student-Parent Connection: Acceptance!

January 14, 2014 | posted by College Money Insider.

The Student-Parent Connection is a monthly feature here on College Money Insider. During the school year, we have a student and parent share their thoughts and experiences as they save up for college and prepare to go through the college application process. Today’s post is by Jessica Avery!
If you have any tips to help students…

The Student-Parent Connection: So Many College Apps!

October 18, 2013 | posted by College Money Insider.

The Student-Parent Connection is a monthly feature here on College Money Insider. During the school year, we have a student and parent share their thoughts and experiences as they save up for college and prepare to go through the college application process. Today’s post is by Jessica Avery!
If you have any tips to help students save…

Tackling Your Tuition Bill: More Tips on Student Loan Shopping

September 14, 2013 | 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…