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Pay for college by filing the FAFSA and other financial aid forms, searching for scholarships, borrowing student loans and working part-time. Consider the net price.

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Top 10 Student Loan Mistakes

By Mark Kantrowitz. June 14, 2017

Mistakes involving student loans can have some of the most severe financial consequences.

Everything You Need to Know about Federal Consolidation Loans

By Mark Kantrowitz. June 15, 2017

The Federal Consolidation Loan combines multiple federal education loans into a single loan, simplifying the repayment process.

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