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5 Tips to start applying for scholarships and grants

Don’t miss out on scholarships and grants you can still win for next fall. I’ve talked to families that are so amazing at the scholarship search that they didn’t need the money they saved for college. Start applying for scholarships and grants with the following five tips: Read More


[Video] How to Fill Out the FAFSA in 7 Easy Steps

Filling out the FAFSA can be scary and overwhelming to many students and parents when looking for financial aid. Luckily, through our partnership with iGrad, we are able to share this great video with you which takes you through that process in seven easy-to-follow steps. Read More


Search for Scholarships with Scholly

Have you been brave enough to venture into the scholarship jungle? It can be an overwhelming, almost frightening place — there are hundreds, if not thousands, of choices. While the idea of free money sounds great (especially considering how outrageously expensive college is!), finding the right scholarships can take hours and hours of research. Read More


Student Choice Bolsters Service in Southwest with Addition of Eric Sanchez

Washington, D.C. (January 22, 2015)—Credit Union Student Choice, the foremost provider of higher education financing solutions to America’s credit unions, announced that it has hired Eric Sanchez as Manager of Strategic Partnerships. Based in San Antonio, TX, Sanchez will develop and manage credit union relationships in Texas and the southwest region of the country. Read More


FAFSA Tips – Quick Hints to Filing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Your FAFSA should be completed as soon as possible, starting right now! Yes you need the information from your 2014 tax return, but don’t wait until you’ve completed your taxes to start on the form. You can use estimated figures and go back and fix them once you’ve completed your taxes. keep reading for more tips and tricks. Read More


Student Choice Enhances Operational Expertise with Addition of Mark Putman

Washington, D.C. (January 12, 2015)—Credit Union Student Choice, the foremost provider of higher education financing solutions to America’s credit unions, announced that it has hired student lending industry veteran Mark Putman as Vice President of Product Operations. Read More


Financial Aid Deadlines for 2015 – File Early!

New year and new deadlines. They’re everywhere when you’re getting ready for college. Deadlines for graduation, to apply for college, scholarship applications, and financial aid. You probably have a lot of dates floating around in your head, especially if you’re applying to numerous colleges. It’s a good idea to keep track of all those dates in one spot – a Google calendar, your phone’s calendar, ​ Read More


Last Minute Gift Ideas - Smart Budget Shopping

With so few days left in the holiday shopping season, it is easy to find yourself buying last minute gifts that take you way outside of your budget. Friends or co-workers that you may not have included on your shopping list suddenly surprise you with a nicely wrapped, thoughtful gift and the waves of panic and guilt set in. Continue reading... Read More


Why You Shouldn’t Avoid Student Loans Altogether – The Surprising Downside of Steering Clear of Student Loans

Trying to Avoid All Student Loan Debt? Not So Fast! As someone who has actively used student loans to help finance my own undergraduate and graduate degrees along with my husband’s law degree, I have seen the benefits of taking on student debt to achieve specific goals firsthand. My husband is a practicing attorney and I have been steadily employed in the financial services industry ever… Read More


Earn $1 Million More in Your Lifetime – Be Thankful for Your College Degree

Ever wondered if your college degree would pay off? Sure – we all have! As you may know, or maybe you’re coming to realize, a college education is an incredibly empowering investment for the vast majority of students. In fact, it’s never been more… Read More

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