Financial Aid Articles

To-dos Before Student Loan Repayment Begins

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Many students graduate college with a lot of debt to repay, and a lot of questions about how it is going to work. Get the answers you need now to prepare to take control of your finances when you leave college.

College Scholarships for 2015: May Deadlines

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May is a busy month for college students. Be sure to make time for scholarship applications in between acing your finals and moving into summer housing!

The 10 Red Flags of Scholarship Scams

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Avoid the scammers! Do your research before you look for college scholarships and learn what situations should raise red flags.

Top 5 Myths about College Scholarships

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As we enter college decision time, many students are struggling to figure out how to pay for school. Most are applying for scholarships, but there are many misconceptions about scholarships and what they will really provide. Clearing up some of those myths is the first step toward effectively searching out, and applying for, college scholarships.

8 Student Loan Refinance Myths Solved!

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There is a lot of misinformation about student loan refinancing among college graduates who are in debt. Let’s take a look at 10 persistent myths and set the record straight to learn what refinancing your student loans can accomplish.

12 College Scholarships with March 2015 Deadlines

Scholarships with March 2015 deadlines

Stay up-to-date with scholarships like these. Use ScholarshipAdvisor to find and bookmark the scholarships you want to apply for before they pass you by!

Tips for Adult Students: 4 Ways to Save on College!

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Adult students need financial aid as much as traditional college students do. Find opportunities to fund your college education with these 4 smart tips.

Write a Scholarship Essay They Can’t Ignore!

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A successful scholarship essay will make you stand out from a crowd of similar applicants. Use Story2’s online writing tools to help you define and shine with a personal story that highlights your unique talents.

5 FAFSA Secrets for Adult Students

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Don’t leave money on the table for your education! Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, keeping in mind these tips to avoid the mistakes that can get an application rejected.

10 College Scholarships With February 2015 Deadlines

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Did you know that some scholarships go unclaimed each year because no one applies? Don’t make that mistake! Limit your college debt by searching for scholarships that match your skills and interests.

9 College Scholarships With December Deadlines in 2014

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There’s never a season that doesn’t include scholarship deadlines! Visit ScholarshipAdvisor to stat your search with these nine college scholarships, then bookmark more to apply for in the New Year!

9 Hot College Scholarships to Check Out This Summer

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School may be over, but the search for scholarships goes on! There is something for everyone on this list of hot college scholarships with summer deadlines.