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How to figure out student loan costs

Use Bankrate’s student loan calculator to determine how quickly you'll pay off your college loans. Read more

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Planning for college financially is no easy task, but we can help. We offer scholarships that help pay for school. Learn more.

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College Finance

Use home loan for college costs?

Good news: You have equity in your home. How can you use it for college? Read more

Money-saving tips for college

Need help paying for college? Try these savvy, nontraditional ways to save money. Read more

Is prepaid tuition plan best?

Florida now offers a cheaper college savings plan. Is this 529 plan right for you? Read more

Tips for parents of college kids

An expert offers tips for parents helping their teens with the transition to college life. Read more


College Finance Basics

Education-savings plans

Paying for college is a big burden for families. Here are tax-favored savings plans to help bear the cost.

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