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Parent Handbook: How Student Loans Work

If a student in your life is headed to college, they may be relying on financial aid to cover some or all of the cost of attendance, including federal or private loans. Here's a primer on how these loans work and what you and your student need to know.

See more tips to help families of students in grades 6–12 prepare for success in college and other postsecondary options in the Parent Handbook.

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