What Are the Dangers of Student Fundraising?

Answer Money makes the world go 'round. The same is true of many extracurricular educational activities, such as sports and music programs, that are not included in a school's budget and, therefore, must ... Read More »

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Individual Student Fundraising Ideas?

Advertising is a crucial part of fundraising individually. Let people know in advance when, where and why you are fundraising. If you are fundraising to support a philanthropic cause, tell people t... 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 »

Can a federal student loan be used to pay for childcare for a full-time student's dependent children?

Generally, no. Federal student aid can only be used for expenses that are directly related to your cost of education. I completely understand that childcare allows you to attend school, but that sa... Read More »

STUDENT LOAN QUESTION: I was curious about whether you could be put in jail for defaulting on student loans?

You cannot be put in jail for defaulting on your loans because there is no debtor's prison in the U.S. Also, you cannot have your education revoked because of bad debt. However, your Alma Mater may... Read More »