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Your Financial Aid Package And Everything You Need To Know About Student Loans

  • Old Bridge Public Library 1 Old Bridge Plaza Old Bridge Township, NJ, 08857 United States (map)

Just in time for Decision Day! Join CollegeGPS and the Old Bridge Public Library for an educational workshop covering what families need to know about financial aid and borrowing for college. College costs continue to rise, making college less affordable than ever before. If you haven't saved enough to cover the cost of 4+ years of college, you are like most. Attend this workshop to learn your options regarding borrowing for college. You'll discover:

  • the different types of financial aid

  • private vs federal loans

  • who can borrow

  • which lenders are suitable

  • how much can you borrow

  • important consideration when borrowing

  • important considerations for cosigning

  • your credit and your ability to borrow

  • interest capitalization

  • forbearance

  • repayment options

  • fixed vs variable

  • guidelines for safe borrowing

  • and so much more