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College Costs

Helpful information on reducing tuition, typical college living expenses, paying for school and cost of college FAQs.

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Ten Ways to Reduce Tuition Costs

Feb 12, 2021

Ten Ways to Reduce Tuition Costs


These tips can help you reduce tuition costs. After maximizing free financial aid, learn how you can keep college tuition costs in check.

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How To Pay For Graduate School

Feb 09, 2021

How To Pay For Graduate School


Getting an advanced degree can be a great career move, but also costly. Here is a helpful guide on how to pay for graduate school without going broke.

Does it Pay to Stay in State? - Paying for College

Aug 07, 2019

Does it Pay to Stay in State?


It is a common belief that out-of-state tuition can be more expensive than in-state tuition. Check out which states offer affordable costs to attend state schools.

The Rising Cost of College Infographic - Paying for College

Oct 09, 2018

The Rising Cost of College Infographic


Just how much has the cost of college increased over the years? Check out this infographic from Discover Student Loans to compare what Baby Boomers paid vs. Gen Z.


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