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How to Get out of Paying Your Student Loans

By | 1 Comment | October 14, 2013

Crushed by student loan debt? You may be eligible for a student loan forgiveness program. Read on to learn if this option is viable for you. 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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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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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 »

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Slaying the Student Loan Debt Dragon, Video-Game Style

By | No Comments | March 13, 2013

Sick of trying to pay back your student loans? Make the chore a little more fun with these game-like apps. Read »

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5 Ways to Have Fun While Paying Off Your Student Loans

By | 1 Comment | February 12, 2013

While the grey cloud of debt does mean you should be smart about your money, it doesn’t have to be a killjoy. Try these creative and affordable ideas. Read »

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7 Steps to Eliminating the Student Loan Debt That’s Weighing You Down

By | 12 Comments | January 4, 2013

Paying off your loans quickly is your best bet, so here are a few tips for how to do that—without losing your cool. Read »

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A Visual Explanation of Why You Should Save in Your 20s

By | 6 Comments | August 2, 2012

When you’re a young professional, everyone’s always telling you to save. This infographic on compound growth shows why. Read »


Congress Plays Politics with Your Student Loans

By | 3 Comments | June 12, 2012

If you have federally subsidized student loan debt, you might want to pay attention. Read »


11 Tips for Enjoying Life While Paying Back Your Student Loans

By | 6 Comments | April 23, 2012

Here’s a simple guide to saving a few dollars, so you can make new friends without breaking the bank Read »

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5 Bad Reasons to Apply to Grad School

By | 7 Comments | March 29, 2012

A bad economy is a good reason to seek out a master’s degree, right? Think again. Read »

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7 Tactics for Knocking Out Student Loan Debt

By | 11 Comments | March 15, 2012

After you’ve signed on the dotted line, you don’t have to suffer all the way through repaying your student loans. Read »

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A Step-By-Step Guide For Eliminating Private Student Loan Debt

By | 4 Comments | February 20, 2012

Tips for dealing with the debt — effectively and efficiently. Read »