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Author(s):U.S. Department of Education
Title:Federal Aid First
Organization:U.S. Department of Education
Short Description:Federal loans usually offer borrowers lower interest rates and have more flexible repayment options than loans from banks or other private sources. This brochure explains the differences between federal and private education loans, the various kinds of federal loans offered and the dollar amounts available.
Annotation:Federal loans usually offer borrowers lower interest rates and have more flexible repayment options than loans from banks or other private sources. This brochure explains the differences between federal and private education loans, the various kinds of federal loans offered and the dollar amounts available. Included are details on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)—your starting point for obtaining financial assistance for college.
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Federal Financial Aid Resources
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