College Financial Frustration

Every year, I hear stories about the financial frustration families experienced when the actual decision time arrives for picking their child’s college. Finding a college that includes the right environment, academics and is affordable can be stressful and maybe even painful.  Many parents describe their admission decision process and how they were surprised with the…

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Federal Student Loan Interest Rates for 2016-2017

Good News for student loan borrowers!  The Federal Direct Student Loan interest rates have been determined for the school year 2016-2017 and the rate is lower than last year.  The student loan interest rate is 3.76% down from last year’s 4.29% for undergraduate programs. Interest rates for direct subsidized, direct unsubsidized and direct plus loans…

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EFC PLUS Webinar Schedule 2016-2017

EFC PLUS is excited to announce our webinar schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 school year. Throughout the year, EFC PLUS provides webinars for our families to help with college financial planning and literacy.  The EFC PLUS webinars are planned to match the various decision points of the college financial aid process.  Our goal is to…

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EFC PLUS Webinars for May, 2016

Join EFC PLUS webinars in May, 2016 as we discuss creating your college list and Student loan and Repayment. EFC PLUS tries to simplify the college financial decisions for families through our financial planning software.  We supplement this software tool with college blogs and timely webinars found on the EFC PLUS website.  As part of…

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