Federal and private student loans can both help you pay for college, but there are important differences between them. Here are 11 of the most important.
Figuring out the best way to pay back student loans is tough. Here are 2 common methods, and a 3rd you can use if you’ve got federal student loans.
Wondering whether you should consolidate your federal student loans or keep them separate? Here, we explore the pros and cons of consolidating student loans so that you can better determine whether or not consolidation is the right choice for you.
If you want to start investing, here are the investment terms and definitions that all students and beginners should know before making their first investment.
Want to know what your student loan payment will be depending on your repayment plan? The Federal Student Aid Repayment Estimator will show you all the details.
If you’re a parent who wants to start saving for their child’s college expenses, that’s great! But when should you actually start saving to begin with?
When it comes to college, where you go to school matters—especially when it comes to student loans. Check out this map to see the states where students have the highest (and lowest) student loan debt.
Having an emergency fund to cover life’s unexpected expenses is an essential part of every financial plan. Here are 13 strategies and tips you can use to build your emergency fund as fast as possible.
Emergency funds play an important role in any financial plan. This step-by-step guide will teach you exactly how to build your emergency fund from scratch. Learn more about why emergency funds are important, how much you need, and where you should keep your money for the most stability and growth.
How much money do you need in your emergency fund? Follow these steps (and use our free calculator) to find the emergency fund amount right for you.