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Whether you’re heading off to college or you’ve already graduated, we have options to help you take control of your student loans—because while college memories are forever, college debt shouldn’t be.
Both incoming students and grads looking to refinance can take advantage of the benefits our Student Choice Private Lending Solutions have to offer:
We want to make financing college easier so you can focus on what’s really important – achieving your higher education dreams and beyond!
A: It is not required but it is always recommended that you file the FAFSA along with apply for any available scholarships or grants before seeking a private student loan.
A: Students must be enrolled at least half-time (except during summer term) as determined by your school.
A: Once your line of credit is established, you can enjoy multiple draw benefits over the life of your college career.
A: Students must have graduated from an approved school and be out of their grace period before repayment begins.
A: Yes, you are not required to have more than one private loan to qualify for refinance.
A: Private, Federal and Institutional Student Loans are eligible for refinance.
A: Students must have graduated from an approved school and be out of their grace period.
Subject to qualification and annual credit review. All loans subject to credit approval and membership requirements. By refinancing federal student loans, you may lose certain borrower benefits from your original loans, including interest rate discounts, principal rebates, or some cancellation benefits that can significantly reduce the cost of repaying your loans.
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If you're between the ages of 14 and 17, you and a parent/legal guardian can open your Student Rewards Checking by visiting your nearby TCU branch. Be sure you each bring two forms of valid ID. You can find a list of acceptable IDs here.
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Developing a budget based on your monthly income, expenses and savings is the first step.
Even a small, regular contribution toward your retirement has the potential to grow into a large nest egg.
It is important to build up your savings to cover emergencies and to plan for your future. As a general rule, you should maintain enough savings to cover three to six months of your regular expenses.
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