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7 Writing Tips to Help You Get A Grant For School

College costs have doubled since the 1980s, making student financial aid even more valuable and necessary. One of the best types of aid we can get is a grant for school, which can help lessen college costs significantly. Best of all, it typically doesn’t have to be paid back. However, we’re not the only ones […]

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Expect the Unexpected: 9 Ways to Raise Emergency Cash Fast

As a student, you’re probably already living on a pretty tight budget — especially if you work part-time or survive off of student loans. It can be quite stressful trying to earn a living while maintaining excellent grades to make your education pay off. So when the inevitable and unfortunate situation happens, you need to […]

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Student Loan Debt: What You Need to Know

When you think of debt, credit cards and personal loans are probably the first things that come to mind. You would be surprised to know that, besides mortgages, one other type of debt beats those two: student loan debt. Student loan debt is crippling Americans. In the United States alone, college graduates carry $1.5 trillion […]

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Paying for Your College Education: A Guide

Going to college for some people is the best decision they’ve ever made. It could be because of the opportunities that they have access to as a result of their degrees, as well as the people they meet along the way. However, not everyone has access to the finances they need to attend college, which […]

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How to Get Alternative Funding for College

Lots of people dream about going to college from an early age to pursue a topic they are passionate about. While many are lucky to have enough savings to pay for their whole way through, others may not experience the same luck. In fact, there is an increasing number of college students who are searching […]

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7 Tips for Financing Your First Year in College

Getting ready for your first year of college? The fall semester is a rather exciting time for college freshmen who will be navigating through campuses and living independently from parents for the first time. This means that college freshmen will not only have to worry about maintaining focus on goals in college, they will also […]

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SL Account Management: Your Trusted Student Loan Specialist

At SL account, we understand how stressful student loans can be for both undergraduate and postgraduate scholars. Luckily, with the right information and support, managing a student loan debt can be a whole lot easier. SL account management has put in place a performance-based system that puts clients’ needs first as they further their education. […]

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Four Tips To Help Finance Your Studies

Heading off to college and university is an exciting time that shouldn’t be wracked with the anxiety of how you’re going to make ends meet – after all, you’re there to learn and grow as a person, and to have some fun along the way.   Happily, there are plenty of ways for students to […]