student loans

January 19, 2015

5 Smart Student Loan Tips

A college education doesn’t come cheap and the cost of furthering your education with a graduate degree is often a large deterrent, even if it means advancing your career. According to a study conducted by the Wall Street Journal, students who seek higher degrees also obtain higher degrees of debt.  The study found that the average graduate debt acquired throughout a student’s education is $43,524. But for many the cost is worth the payoff, as often a higher education equals landing in a higher pay bracket. So how can you take out a loan for graduate school smartly? Since life is rarely […]