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How to Get a Student Loan (Even If You Have Bad Credit)

Some parents don’t have a choice when it comes to borrowing for their child’s college education, and most families will have to take out some loans to help pay for even a decently priced university. But if you’re a parent with bad credit, your options for paying for college can feel limiting. Here are 3steps to take if you’ve got bad credit as a parent and you need to take out student loans for your child. READ MORE →