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Parents who are still repaying their own student loans, but have to save for their own children’s college costs, are between the proverbial rock and a hard place. Some parents are stuck repaying student loans they borrowed as college students themselves or loans they borrowed on behalf of their older college-bound children, with younger siblings still needing college financing help.

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