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How to Score a Loan for College

How to Score a Loan for College

Anne Tergesen / BusinessWeek

Do You Need a Co-signer?

Because the interest rates on private loans depend mainly on a borrower’s credit score, even students with relatively sound credit can typically benefit from having a relative or friend with a more established credit history co-sign the loan’s promissory note. Co-signers should know that they are on the hook for repayment should the student default.


Poll: How do you feel about crying at work?

Poll: How do you feel about crying at work?