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College & Education

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Confused About Your Career Path? – 15 Tips to Find the...

We’re told we can be whatever we want to be, but no one tells us how to pick a career path that’s right for us. Whether you’re searching for your first job or seeking a career change, deciding what you want to do can be challenging. Are confused about your career path? Consider these tips.
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22 College Towns That You Can Live in Forever

Big cities are exciting and full of opportunity, but they’re also expensive. Dozens of smaller U.S. college towns offer economies and cultures that mimic large coastal cities without eye-popping housing costs or long commutes. Here are our picks for the top college towns for nonstudents.
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5 Education-Related Tax Credits & Deductions for College Tuition & Expenses

Tuition costs are high, and increases seem inevitable, but there are ways to alleviate the financial burden. The federal tax code currently offers several tax credits and deductions that can help you recoup some of that cash at tax time.
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Federal vs. Private Student Loans – Which Are Better? (Pros &...

Not all student loans are created equal. Taking out the right kinds of loans is a key part of being able to manage your student debt after graduation. Here’s what you need to know to weigh your options between federal and private student loans.
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How to Save & Invest Money for Your Child’s College Education

It’s no secret that college in the United States is expensive. Many parents want to help their kids pay for higher education without becoming saddled with student loan debt. Read on for ideas for saving and investing your money to help pay for your children’s college.
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8 Best Affordable Cars for College Students

Many college students get by just fine without owning a car. If you're studying abroad or in a major U.S. city with great public transportation...
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8 Best Student Loan Refinance Companies – Reviews & Comparison

If, like many, you graduated college with some student loan debt, you may be concerned about paying it off as quickly as possible. If...
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8 Best Online Work-From-Home Jobs for College Students

If you’re struggling to land a job on campus or in your college’s town, don’t fret. There are plenty of online job opportunities for college students that have a variety of benefits over traditional student jobs. Here are eight online jobs to consider as a college student.
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How & Where to Sell Your Used College Textbooks for Cash

Tired of shelling out what seems like a king’s ransom for your course textbooks, then getting only a pittance when you try to sell them back to the college bookstore? Despite what they want you to believe, your used textbooks have resale value. The trick is figuring out where to sell them.
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9 Benefits of Working a Part-Time Job While in College

Working while in school has become the norm for college students. Although balancing a job with your studies can be difficult, there are several advantages to working while in school. Here’s a look at why working while in school can be beneficial for you.
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30 Best Jobs for College Students (Good Part-Time & Full-Time Options)

Working while in college is a reality for many students today, but thankfully, today’s gig economy and the prevalence of online jobs with flexible hours mean students aren’t limited to minimum wage incomes and strict schedules. Here are some of the best jobs to consider if you’re a college student.
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Your Options for Paying Back Federal Student Loan Debt

So you’ve graduated from college or graduate school and – like the vast majority of students – borrowed money to get your degree. Now...