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Winners include Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public School, Central Catholic High School, and Brockton High School. …
By Jan Combs    |
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Terms include Interest Rate, Annual Percentage Rate (APR), Repayment Term, Application and Solicitation Disclosure, and Co-Borrower. …
By Jonathan Sparling    |
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Scholarships include AES Engineering Scholarship, Negative Population Growth Student Poster Scholarship, Horatio Alger Association Scholarship, American Bullion Scholarship, and Voice of Democracy Scholarship. …
By Meredith Clement    |
Tips for a healthy credit score include pulling your free annual credit report, identifying the credit score you have and the credit score you need, knowing how your credit score is calculated, and raising your score if necessary. …
By Jonathan Hughes    |
By Meredith Clement    |
Paying the College Bill: Your Questions Answered
Learn how to figure out what you owe, how to budget for indirect costs, and which expenses 529 accounts can cover. …
By Meredith Clement    |
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