Students who will be high school freshmen or sophomores this fall can’t let COVID-19 get in the way of their college planning. Here’s what families and students should be doing to plan for college, testing and campus visits during the uncertain months ahead.
Every parent should know about PLUS Loans. They can help fill the gap that financial aid doesn’t cover, and they can even cover your entire college costs. Almost any parent can qualify, so read my article to learn more about PLUS Loans and how they work.
COVID-19 has created unexpected challenges for parents and their college-bound teens. Here’s how our resident mom blogger and her teens are coping. And here’s what she recommends that parents do to keep their kids focused on their college future.
Thinking about using student loans to help pay for college? Federal Direct Loans are usually the best option due to their favorable terms and relatively low cost. Here’s what you need to know about how they work, interest rates, terms, payments and more.
Get answers to common questions about federal Direct Loans to help you decide if they’re right for you.