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Loan Repayment

3 Ways to Qualify for Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) Discharge

If you get a total and permanent disability (TPD) discharge, you don’t have to repay your federal student loan(s) or complete your TEACH Grant service obligation. As of April 2022, around 401,000 borrowers have gotten $7.8 billion in loan forgiveness through TPD discharge. Check out these three ways to qualify.

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FAFSA® Tips

15 Myths We’re Busting About the FAFSA® Process

Each year, the U.S. Department of Education’s office of Federal Student Aid provides around $112 billion in federal student aid. But students may miss out. Our FY 2021 Annual Report found that only about 61% of high school students submitted the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form between October 2020 and September 2021. So, let’s bust myths!

FAFSA® Tips

10 Common FAFSA Mistakes to Avoid

You’ll have a better chance at receiving money for college if you avoid several common mistakes when filling out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form. Such mistakes include not completing the form on time, not filling it out correctly, or forgetting to sign and submit.