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7/21/16  Career & EducationGetting Out of Debt
The pros and cons of consolidating your student loans

You can’t outrun your student loan debt, but you do have options for getting it under control. Learn more about how you can lower your interest rate by consolidating your federal and private loans. 

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2/9/16  Career & EducationCredit 101Getting Out of DebtHousingSavings & Retirement
Three ways student loans can impact your life after graduation

A full 45 percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 who have student loans have put off a major life event because of their debt. That includes things like buying a house, saving for retirement, even buying a car — all because they’re worried they can’t afford it.

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6/4/15  Career & EducationCredit 101
Credit in college: Getting a credit card

College students, learn how you can start building your credit history now, while you're still in school. In part one of a two-part series, we share tips on ways to get a credit card so that you can start to establish solid credit today. 

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6/3/15  Career & EducationSmart Spending Tips
The True Cost of a College Education

When considering the true cost of a college education, you have to look at more than just the annual tuition of your chosen school, less student aid and scholarships you’ve been awarded. Learn other factors to consider when calculating your true costs. 

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5/20/15  Career & EducationSavings & Retirement
Managing your internship paychecks

If you’ve just started your summer internship or are about to start one, you’ll soon receive your first internship paycheck – assuming your internship is a paid one, of course. Get some simple tips on how to end the summer in a better position than you're in now by using the Pay Yourself First method. 

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5/6/15  Career & Education
Looking for a new job? Avoid these social media mistakes

Learn five must-read tips about how to manage your social media presence when job hunting – whether you’re looking for your first job or your fifth.

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