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Make Your Refund Last!

Your Financial Aid refund is your lifeline for out-of-pocket school expenses such as books, transportation and rent. A good portion of these dollars may come from your student loans, which you will have to repay when your graduate or leave school, so spend them wisely. The first step is to make sure this money lasts… Continue Reading

Money Rules for Back to School

Now that you’re settling in for the new term, it’s a great time to review your cash flow and make a plan to get through the semester on a full tank. Here are some tips for a smooth ride! Review your financial aid package Make sure you understand the difference between grants, which you don’t… Continue Reading

Your Data: Private Property!

Identity theft—the fraudulent taking and use of someone’s personal and private information for financial or other gain—is the fastest growing crime in America. Thieves use the information they steal to open a credit card or other account, withdraw money from an existing account, make purchases, apply for loans, or even rent apartments or storage units…. Continue Reading