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How to pay back and consolidate student loans

Posted on October 24th, 2013

How do I find out how much I owe in student loans? How do I consolidate my loans? Can I lower my student loan interest rate?

This video featuring Money Magazine reporter Carolyn Bigda answers those questions and more. Watch to find out when to start repaying your student loans, what repayment options you have, and how to set up a student loan repayment schedule.

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Colleges consolidate to cut costs

Posted on July 22nd, 2013

Many students use consolidation as a way of reducing the costs of their monthly student loan payments. Now, universities are following their lead. Some colleges have begun to merge and consolidate in order to lower administrative costs and pool their resources during an era of reduced education budgets.

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