How to Get the Maximum Student Aid?

Answer The maximum amount of financial aid you are eligible to receive is not a set amount -- instead, it is based on your income, dependents, course load and year in school. Two students living in the sa... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Get the Maximum Student Aid

What is the maximum allowable for student loans?

It depends on how far along a student is in school and whether the federal loan is subsidized or unsubsidized. For undergraduates, this usually ranges from $5,500 to $12,500, with the amount increa... Read More »

Do they give student loans to any student or does that student need to have excellent credit?

To qualify for federal Stafford Loan, you must be a full-time student and not fall below half-time status, be a U.S. Citizen, National or permanent resident alien, you can not be in default of any ... Read More »

Does cosigning for a student loan affect getting student loans myself?

It could affect your ability to get other credit-based loans. Your liability for this debt may be included in computing your debt-to-income ratio and may prevent you from getting approval for other... Read More »

What is a good student loan lender to consolidate student loans through?

I am assuming these are federal student loans. Federal student loans (stafford, plus, etc) have to be serviced in accordance of what he US Dept of Ed says. This is what consolidastion does regardle... Read More »