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What can you use student loans for?

When you apply for a student loan, several factors are taken into account to calculate the amount you can receive. One of the key factors for federal and private loans is the “cost of attendance” at the institution where you are registered…

Average credit scores by gender

The average credit scores of men and women in the United States were just one point apart when credit reporting agency Experian released a major analysis of the issue in 2020. And a year later, updated data from Experian shows…

It’s time to build your credit

By COLIN BERESFORD from NerdWallet (AP)Sooner than you think, your credit score will start to count.A good credit score can be the difference between qualifying for or missing out on a low-interest apartment or car loan. So, to get credit…