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Pa. treasurer: Grandparents help pay for college through 529 plans

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord says that grandparents are stepping up to help their grandchildren afford college through PA 529 college savings plans.

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PHEAA’s Student Aid Guide now available online

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency’s annual Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide is now available online.

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On student loans and college affordability

The cost of college is going up, but officials say post-secondary education is more important than ever.

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Reports: Republicans, Democrats disagree on how to keep Stafford loan interest rates from doubling

The Washington Post reports that neither Republicans nor Democrats want the interest rates on federal subsidized Stafford student loans to double on July 1 as scheduled, but they’re still fighting over how to pay for plans to freeze the interest … Continue reading

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