• Spring Break Money Tips for College Students

    You can kick back with friends without busting your budget. Learn the top spring break money tips to make this college experience easier on your bank account.

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  • How to Pay for Trade or Technical School

    From automotive technology to graphic communications to residential remodeling, trade school offers smart choices for career training.

    One of the big-time advantages to technical school is the cost savings it offers. A study found that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree in the United States is approximately $127,000. In contrast, a vocational or trade school degree costs about $33,000.

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  • What to Know When Taking Out a Student Loan for the First Time

    From finding friends to passing classes, freshman year can be a challenge. Chances are good that navigating the student loan maze will be part of that challenge, as well. Applying for your very first student loan? Don’t wade blindly in the murky waters of financial assistance.

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  • LDHL Offering 600 Interest-Free Loans to Lancaster County Students Pursuing Higher Education

    LANCASTER, PA – Lancaster Dollars for Higher Learning (LDHL) will increase the number of interest-free college loans available to Lancaster County students from 500 to 600 for the 2017-2018 academic year. Each loan is valued at $1,700.

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  • Paying for College Without Interest-Bearing Loans

    Paying for college is far from easy in today’s economy, and interest-bearing loans only weigh students down. Knowing you’ll need to surrender your savings to interest accrued in addition to what you borrowed often feels as if you’re walking around in wet clothes with rocks in your pockets.

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  • Holiday Gift Idea: Inspire Our Youth

    Looking for a last-minute holiday gift idea? Give the gift of a brighter future by donating towards interest-free student loans.

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