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Crush College Debt: 5 Tools to Help You Find Financial Freedom

By | 10 Comments | July 11, 2013

Pay off your student loans faster and start saving money with these online tools. Read »

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Tips for Minimizing the Pain of Federal Student Loans

By | 2 Comments | July 8, 2013

The federal government will help you tame your federal loans, if you know where to look. These steps will keep you ahead of the game. Read »

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Important Tips for New Graduates as You Head Into the Working World

By | 3 Comments | July 2, 2013

Gone are the days of prepaid meal plans and dorm rooms. Tackle “the real world” head-on with these tips to guarantee financial success. Read »

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One Way to Get Rid of Student Loans: Not Paying Them?

By | 3 Comments | July 1, 2013

Student loan debt can be overwhelming, and so can the number of options available for handling it. Which is why SALT has released an ebook to help you navigate your choices. Read »

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Student Loan Rates Double Today: Here’s What You Need to Know

By | 6 Comments | July 1, 2013

Interest rates on Stafford student loans are doubling today. Don’t panic! Follow this advice instead. Read »

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3 Ways to Turn a Summer Gig Into Long-Term Work

By | 3 Comments | June 25, 2013

There are plenty of ways aspiring entrepreneurs can turn a summer job into a full-fledged small business. Here are just a few. Read »

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Are English Majors Doomed?

By | 3 Comments | June 19, 2013

With the economy still sluggish and computer science majors in demand, some college students are rethinking that humanities major they’d hoped to earn, says The Wall Street Journal. Read »

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The Truth Hurts: 7 Lies You’ve Been Told About the “Real World”

By | 16 Comments | June 13, 2013

Here are seven common lies young people hear growing up—and the blunt, uncensored truths behind them. Read »

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The Real Reasons College is a Bad Investment

By | 24 Comments | June 11, 2013

College has become a bad investment, and not for the reasons you may have in mind. Read »


Stressing Over Which Major to Choose? It Might Not Matter as Much as You Think

By | 2 Comments | May 2, 2013

No matter your college major, soft skills like critical thinking and communication matter more to employers. Read »

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Why Your College Degree Has More Value Than You Think

By | 6 Comments | March 27, 2013

Ever find yourself wondering whether college was worth it? The truth is, your education has hidden benefits you might be taking for granted. Read »

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“Stopping Out” of College to Start Up? 3 Ways to Prepare

By | No Comments | March 21, 2013

Thinking of taking a break from college (or leaving altogether) to start a business? Here are the essentials you need to know. Read »

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Overwhelming Student Debt Has Parents Getting Life Insurance Policies on Their Kids

By | 14 Comments | March 21, 2013

When my parents first announced they were taking out a life insurance policy on me, I was slightly offended. Turns out it wasn’t a cruel joke. Read »

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How to Tackle Student Loan Debt Before You Graduate

By | 2 Comments | March 19, 2013

We often talk about how to pay back loans after we owe them—but here’s how to minimize your loans BEFORE you graduate with that diploma. Read »