How to pay for college

Your college education can be one of the biggest expenses of your life, as well as one of the most rewarding experiences. After assessing how much you and your family can contribute, you might determine that additional funds are necessary. You have options, including scholarships, grants and student loans.

Accounts for college students

Living away from home for the first time gives you an opportunity to take the lead on making financial decisions. And though you may not have much experience managing your finances, you can learn to make sensible choices. Here are a few tips to help make it easier for you to pay for the essentials.