Federal Student Loans vs. Private Student Loans

Posted by CapWay in Student LoansMarch 29, 2019(Last Updated January 11, 2023)
Key Takeaways
  • Federal and private student loans are not the same type of loan and should be assessed carefully before deciding whether to apply for one or the other. 
  • Before applying for a student loan, it’s essential to identify all your options.
  • Everyone’s journey to attending college will look different. Whether you take out loans or receive a scholarship or grant, you must carefully assess your financial situation.
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