Student cards offer first step into credit world

Sort of like a plastic prerequisite course, student cards often provide campus dwellers with their first access to credit …

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7 signs that a student loan debt relief offer is a scam

Legitimate-sounding ads promising to wipe out your student loan debt are most likely scams. Here’s what to watch out for …

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What to know before co-signing on a student loan

Before you co-sign on a student loan, understand how you — and your credit — can be affected …

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Credit counseling agencies offer help with student loans

Student loan debt has surpassed credit card debt, and some nonprofit credit counseling agencies are stepping up to help …

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8 ways to avoid cards, live frugally as a college student

It’s tempting to fall back on credit cards when you’re a poor college student, but you’re only setting yourself up for a tougher time when you graduate …

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