Did you know that the average student loan balance has doubled (from $15,000 to $30,000) in the last decade? We crafted this guide to help students and their parents better understand their college financing options, how to use student loans responsibly, and how to avoid the all-too-common problem of insurmountable student debt. Key elements of the guide include:
- A step-by-step guide to applying for federal student loans
- Information about loan forgiveness for students pursuing various service-oriented careers
- Comparison of federal and private student loans: pros and cons, common pitfalls, and how to apply
- Tips on managing and repaying loans post-graduation
Check out this great resource to help you be a wise student loan borrower.