Read our latest articles on college financing topics.
What’s the Current State of Student Loan Forgiveness?
Borrowers want the latest news on Biden's student loan forgiveness. Here’s a roundup of recent developments and what might happen next.
Can a 529 Plan Be Used to Pay for Room and Board?
Room and board is one of the largest college expenses. You can withdraw funds from a 529 to pay for room and board. Here's how it works.
What to Consider Before Doing a 529 Plan Rollover
Before you make any changes to your plan, ask yourself these five questions.
Income-Driven Repayment Plans: Pros, Cons, & How to Apply
What is income based repayment? Learn the pros and cons of income based loan repayment plans for student loans in this article.
Important FAFSA Deadlines for 2022-2023
The FAFSA application opens on October 1st every year but how long do you have to fill out your FAFSA and when should you apply? Find out here.
Celebrate College Savings Month
For College Savings Month in September, there are many promotions and events to inspire you to start saving for college or save more.
Using 529 Savings Plans for Private School Tuition
529 plans can be used to pay for up to $10,000 per year in elementary, middle or high school tuition at public, private and parochial schools.
What is a Stafford Loan?
Federal Stafford Loans (Direct Loans) are the most popular type of student loans. They are offered as subsidized and unsubsidized loans.
Applying for Financial Aid at More than 10 Colleges on the FAFSA
Can you use the FAFSA to apply for financial aid at more than 10 colleges? Learn how to get around the limit and add a school to FAFSA.
529 Qualified Expenses: What Can You Use 529 Money for?
Learn about 529 plan rules and how to pay for qualified education expenses. Qualified distribution are not subject to taxes or penalty.