All articles tagged: “College”

(13 total)

Guide

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Financing College With Bad Credit (4 Loan & Grant Options)

Financing College With Bad Credit

Whether you’re an adult looking to go back to school or a parent funding your children’s education, it’s important... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 3/14/16

Blog

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SALT Program Helps Students Master Their Finances

SALT Program Helps Students Master Their Finances

In a nutshell: Developed by nonprofit American Student Assistance, SALT™ is a free online resource that helps... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/13/14

Study

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NY Fed Study: College Still Worth the Pricetag

NY Fed Study: College Still Worth the Pricetag

Rising tuition, a stale job market and lower-paying jobs — is college still worth it? A new study by the Federal... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 7/14/14

Guide

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How to Pay Tuition When You Have Bad Credit

How to Pay Tuition When You Have Bad Credit

We all know in today’s increasingly competitive workplace, you’ve got to have a college degree to succeed. But with... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/28/14

Blog

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Credit Mistakes College Students Make

Credit Mistakes College Students Make

Building good credit is important if you want to eventually qualify for low loan and insurance rates. The best way... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 1/28/14

Guide

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How to Keep Grad School from Hurting Your Credit

How to Keep Grad School from Hurting Your Credit

As a general rule, the more education a person has, the more money they will earn during their lifetime. If you... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/29/13

Best Of

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10 Best Finance Blogs for College Graduates

10 Best Finance Blogs for College Graduates

When you graduate college, it’s one of those monumental moments in life – thrilling and terrifying at the same... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 10/9/13

Study

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College Students Worry About Debt But Not Overdrafts, Study Says

College Students Worry About Debt But Not Overdrafts, Study Says

It looks like college students still need help learning to manage their finances. A new study found many students... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/30/13

Guide

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How to Live Debt-Free in College

How to Live Debt-Free in College

College costs in the United States are soaring. It is no wonder the average college graduate in 2013 left school... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/20/13

Study

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More College Students Drop Out Due to Debt Than Academics

More College Students Drop Out Due to Debt Than Academics

When students build up credit card debt, they aren’t just hurting their finances. They’re also putting their degree... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 7/29/13

Blog

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7 Credit Tips for New College Students

7 Credit Tips for New College Students

So you’ve graduated and are heading off to college? Congratulations! I’m sure you’ve gotten plenty of advice... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/13/13

Guide

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How to Save for College When You Have Bad Credit

How to Save for College When You Have Bad Credit

College is expensive. Recent surveys have shown the cost of an average four year degree is $22,000. When you... read more »

Steven Tumulski

By: Steven Tumulski • 7/2/13

Blog

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5 Credit Tips for College Graduates

5 Credit Tips for College Graduates

Graduating from school is a big step toward independence. Part of this new responsibility means learning how to... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 6/1/13