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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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3 ways to repay student loans

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How loan deferment works Watch video 
Estimating your child's cost of college Watch video 
How to finance a return to college Watch video 

4 common questions about saving for college

There’s a lot of big questions when it comes to saving for college. Start with these 4 as you begin to save.

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Delaying student loan repayment with deferment or forbearance Watch video 

Getting started with the 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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Terms to know when you repay student loans

Paying off student loans can be a challenge, and loan statements full of unfamiliar vocabulary can make the process seem intimidating. Understanding the terminology can help you get a better handle on repaying your student loans.

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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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Covering the cost of college

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The math behind saving for college Watch video 
Income-based student loan repayment plans Watch video 
Applying for federal student aid 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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Saving for college

Planning for your child’s educational future can be a challenge. These resources can serve as a guide to help you prepare.

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Consolidating student loans Watch video 
Intro to student loan repayment options Watch video 
Managing student debt Watch video 

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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Repaying student loans on a 10-year plan Watch video 
A perspective on using your GI Bill benefit Watch video 

How to get the most from the GI Bill

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5 Hidden Benefits of 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 hidden ways to benefit from 529 plans.

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Student loan deferment and forbearance

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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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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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