Recognizing the need for private student loans in our area, Hermantown Federal Credit Union and, LendKey, a financial technology company that develops customized private student lending solutions has become a funding solution to students and their families. With college enrolment at an all time high paired with the escalating cost of tuition, private student loans provide families with a complimentary product to assist them with funding higher education. HFCU is now offering the cuScholar Private Student Loan, which is available through the cuStudentLoans.org marketplace. The loan includes a financial literacy component that helps students learn good credit habits and build their credit score while they are still in school.
It’s tough to know when and
how to start planning for college. Here is a 10 step
guide for parents on planning for your child’s education
and a checklist for high school students to prepare themselves
for post secondary education.
GUIDE FOR PARENTS - CLICK HERE
COLLEGE TAX GUIDE FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS - CLICK HERE
COMPLETION TIPS - CLICK HERE
The Free Application
for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is required by all colleges
and universities, and it determines eligibility for federal
and state financial aid. Most colleges use the FAFSA to award institutional
funds as well. Here are some quick tips for facing
the dreaded FAFSA.
AID PROCESS - CLICK HERE
Applying for student aid and
loans can seem like an intimidating and overwhelming task
at first, but it’s easier to understand once it’s laid
out. Here is a short guide to walk you through the
process step by step.
Financial Aid Website: http://www.d.umn.edu/fareg
Financial Aid Website: http://www.lsc.edu/FinancialAid/index.cfm
Financial Aid Website: http://www.css.edu/financialaid.xml
Number: 800-447-5444 ext 6047
University of Wisconsin – Superior
Financial Aid Website: http://www.uwsuper.edu/finaid/index.cfm
Phone Number: 715-394-8200
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Financial Aid Website: http://www.witc.edu/finance/finaid.htm
Email: available on WITC's Financial Aid Website
Phone Number: 715-468-2815