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Before You Borrow

Congratulations! You have made the decision to further your education and are beginning to look at various schools. As you will find, North Carolina has a lot of great options. You will also find that higher education is a major financial investment. It is important to know exactly what you are getting and what it will cost.

Many people have to take out student loans. The most important thing is to be smart about the loans you take out. Do your research. Know how much your school will cost, how much you will need to borrow, what your monthly payments will be and when those payments will come due.
The student loan process can be overwhelming at times. This information will help you navigate the process.