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Virtual Guidance Counseling Is a Thing — and It Works

E-counseling 2.0 helps low-income students go to college

Could technology provide the answer by allowing fewer counselors to advise more kids? The idea…

By Robin White Goode

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Income-Based Repayment  This is a repayment option for students with certain federal school loans. It allows you to base your payment amount on how much you make so that your installments are more affordable. It is less than what you’d have to pay under the typical 10-year repayment plan.

How College Savings Policies Help the Wealthy

And how certain changes could help families of lesser means

Current college savings policies benefit the wealthy. Here, three policy analysts and researchers discuss how…

By Robin White Goode

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Power Moves: GOP Vote to Cut $60 Billion Gives Obama His Next Big Test

Will the president's agenda withstand the pressure?

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At 4:39 a.m. Saturday morning, House Republicans…

By Derek T. Dingle

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