Latest Student Loans Articles
Best low-interest student loans of 2023
January 12, 2023
A lower interest rate can save you money when it comes to student loan debt. Here are the best private student loans with low interest rates to help you pay for college.
What Is a For-Profit College?
October 10, 2022
For-profit colleges focus on paying back ownership and shareholders, which means students end up paying more for their education compared to other types of schools.
What Does APR Mean for Loans?
October 5, 2022
The annual percentage rate of a loan helps you make apples-to-apples comparisons of a product’s interest rate and fees.
Will President Biden Forgive Student Loans?
October 3, 2022
You’ve waited and prayed for student loan forgiveness, but now that it’s here, what will it look like? Here’s what you can expect, from Sound Dollar’s student loan expert Mark Kantrowitz.
How Marriage Impacts the FAFSA
August 19, 2022
Whether or not you’re married can impact the amount of federal student aid your family receives. Let’s look at the benefits and drawbacks marriage can have on your FAFSA.
What Is the FAFSA?
June 9, 2022
You could lose out on valuable financial aid for college costs if you skip filling out the FAFSA.
Types of College Funds for Kids
April 22, 2022
If you want to help your child pay for their future college expenses, you can maximize your savings with these accounts.
What Is Student Loan Deferment?
March 10, 2022
If you’re struggling with your student loans, a deferment may be an option until you get your finances back on track.
How to Pay for College
March 3, 2022
Fortunately, there are many resources available to help pay for college, including gift aid, student employment and student loans.
What’s an Education Tax Credit?
February 24, 2022
By taking advantage of education tax credits, you can lower your tax bills and maximize your tax refund.
How Do Student Loans Work?
February 23, 2022
Taking out student loans can seem daunting. But the process is easier than you might think.