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Education can be a crucial, but expensive part of your future. Discover how to make paying for school more manageable.

Education can be a crucial, but expensive part of your future. Discover how to make paying for school more manageable.

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Estimating your child's cost of college Watch video

Getting started with FAFSA

Nearly every U.S. college and university uses one financial aid form. Here are 6 key things you need to know before you fill it out.

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4 common questions about saving and investing for college

Looking to kick-start your college savings plan? Get answers to common questions about college savings plans such as how and when to start saving and investing with these tips from Better Money Habits.

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The math behind saving for college Watch video

Terms to know when you take out student loans

Get a handle on the concept of student loans to help you better understand things like borrowing choices and the repayment process.

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How to finance a return to college Watch video

3 ways to repay student loans

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Delaying student loan repayment with deferment or forbearance Watch video

How to get an early start in planning for college

College planning takes lots of preparation. These timetables can help you and your child begin to plan for the college years ahead.

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Intro to student loan repayment options Watch video

Consolidating student loans

A good way to help ease the burden of student loans is to consolidate them into a single loan. Find out how it works, and if loan consolidation is a good choice for you.

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Going back to school? 3 ways to reduce the cost

If you're considering going back to school, you're likely thinking about how you're going to pay for it. The good news is, many people qualify for some kind of financial help. Here are 3 options you may want to look into.

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Prep your college freshman for financial success

For teens, college is a threshold of independence. Help your college freshman reach for financial success in seven steps.

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Saving for college at the last minute

From applying for financial aid to loan repayment, estimate your contributions and learn all about paying for college.

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How to get the most from the GI Bill

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5 things you may not know about 529 college savings plans

A Section 529 college savings plan can be a great tax-advantaged way to save for an education, and it may offer surprising financial flexibility. Here are 5 potential ways to benefit from 529 plans.

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