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- Jul 06, 2016

Tax scammers work year-round; they don’t take the summer off. The IRS urges you to stay vigilant against calls from scammers impersonating the IRS. Here are several tips from the IRS to help you avoid being a victim.

To view the full article, visit www.irs.gov/uac/irs-says-be-alert-for-tax-scams.
 



- Jun 30, 2016

Not graduating college on time might cost parents and students more than you'd think.  For the full article visit, http://www.cnbc.com/2016/06/20/college-victory-laps-can-cost-an-extra-300k.html



- Feb 25, 2016

Students should be aware of potential tax scams. Visit the IRS website to read up on the latest tax scams and consumer alerts.



- Feb 05, 2016

Congratulations! You submitted your 2016–17 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)! Wondering what happens next? Find out about a few things to look out for here.



- Jan 27, 2016

The National Defense Authorization Act of 2016 ended REAP on November 25, 2015. Some individuals will remain eligible for REAP benefits until November 25, 2019, while others are no longer eligible for REAP benefits. This change affects beneficiaries differently. Please see the VA website for more information. 



- Sep 30, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education announced today that the official three-year federal student loan cohort default rate has declined to 11.8 percent for students who entered repayment in FY 2012. That drop was across all sectors of higher education—public, private and for-profit institutions.

To view the full article, visit www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/cohort-default-rate-continues-drop-across-all-higher-ed-sectors.



- Sep 14, 2015

The Administration is taking steps to arm prospective students and families with better information on college costs and quality.

To view the full article, visit obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/blog/2015/09/14/new-tools-help-students-make-informed-decisions-about-higher-education



- Aug 31, 2015

Today, as another step forward in implementing the Student Aid Bill of Rights directives, Federal Student Aid (FSA) released the recommendations from an interagency task force on best practices in performance based contracting to better ensure that servicers help borrowers make affordable monthly payments. 

To view full article, visit blog.ed.gov/2015/08/another-step-forward-under-the-student-aid-bill-of-rights/



- Aug 31, 2015

Have student loans? You’ve probably seen social media ads, received emails, or even opened a piece of mail from companies promising to reduce your monthly loan payments or cancel your loans.

But here’s the catch. These companies are doing something you can do yourself, but they’ll charge you a fee.

To view full article, visit blog.ed.gov/2015/08/dont-pay-for-student-loan-debt-relief/



- May 08, 2015

Starting May 10, 2015, the Federal Student Aid PIN will be replaced with the FSA ID. The new FSA ID consists of a user-created username and password to electronically access personal information on Federal Student Aid Web sites. Once FSA ID has been implemented, you will be directed to create your username and password.


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