Instead of double mint gum, we are tasting doubling interest rates. On July 1st, the new interest rate increases on subsidized Federal Student Loans went into effect. The rates doubled the subsidized Strafford Loans rate to 6.8%. This doubled rate affects all parents and students getting financial aid after July 1st. This new interest rate […]
Financial Aid is supposedly there for everyone. So why isn’t it? As tuition continually increases many college students are being left in the wind concerning financial aid. The neediest students are not receiving the financial aid they need to get through a semester. Instead, colleges are providing more “merit aid” to affluent students. This trend […]
During the 1990s it may have seemed like money grew on trees. We had a robust market where investment portfolios grew significantly and a lot of people used their home equity as a line of credit. In the last 10 years this has changed. Just as it’s important to talk to your aging parents about […]
About Sara Seasholtz, CFP®
Sara Seasholtz, CFP®, shares her financial insights and wisdom helping generations of families and small businesses realize greater financial independence, enjoyment and reward.
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