How Much Student Loan Debt is Too Much?

Taking out any amount of student debt is a big decision and one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. While a degree is still valuable when applying for jobs, the benefits of higher education or less cut-and-dry now than they’ve ever been.

This post looks at topics like…

  • Estimate Your Starting Salary
  • Consider Employment During College
  • Types of Student Loans: Subsidized vs. Unsubsidized
  • Repayment Plan Costs & Options
  • Using Scholarships

From the post, “Make sure you read the fine print and nail down the numbers before you sign on the dotted line.” Showing your students how to do this can be one of the best things you ever teach them.