Student Loan Repayment

Student Loan Repayment- Tips For Success

Student Loan Repayment – Tips for Success For the class of 2019 graduates, the six-month grace period on your federal student loans is ending soon. Do you know where to find your loans? Are you ready for repayment? Here are a few things to do to get ready: First, track down your federal loans at … Continue reading Student Loan Repayment- Tips For Success

October 24, 2019 0

CARE Chicago Visits Camelot (To Teach Personal Finance)

This blog has been republished from the Camelot Education’s October 3rd, 2019 blog post: “Camelot’s Excel Academy of South Shore Students Getting Lessons in Financial Literacy.” The content has been slightly edited for CARE’s editorial style. CARE Goes to Camelot Education to Teach Personal Finance Students at Camelot’s Excel Academy of South Shore are taking part … Continue reading CARE Chicago Visits Camelot (To Teach Personal Finance)

October 15, 2019 0
Volunteer Profiles

Volunteer Profile Series: Joanne Stutz (CARE Kansas City)

This month, we are going to kickstart a new recurring series: Volunteer Profiles.  We’d like to highlight some of CARE’s most dedicated volunteers and tell their stories, especially why they are passionate about financial education. As CARE grows and our volunteer base evolves, we feel it’s important to record and highlight the stories of many … Continue reading Volunteer Profile Series: Joanne Stutz (CARE Kansas City)

August 20, 2019 0
Student Loan Crisis

America’s Student Loan Crisis

College graduates across the country are looking to the future now that graduation season is over. There are also looking at how to pay their student loans. It is estimated, that the average student graduates with $29,000 of student loan debt. You may have seen the story in the news about billionaire Robert F. Smith … Continue reading America’s Student Loan Crisis

July 10, 2019 0
My Student Loan Story

My Student Loan Story

My student loan story is full of numbers: May 17, 2015. June 27, 2037. $81,974.62. $77,606.98. $978. $655. 8.93% 6.74%. $111,400. 258. 761. Each of these numbers and dates holds significance and importance for me. They will follow me throughout my life as I tell my personal story of going to college, but my story … Continue reading My Student Loan Story

June 19, 2019 0
CARE Chapters; CARE Makes an Impact, thankful for our volunteers

CARE Makes An Impact

Photo Above: The map above shows the current locations of all active CARE chapters, where volunteers make an impact in their local communities. When I joined CARE as Executive Director at the beginning of May, my first question was “How can we see that CARE makes an impact?” The question is an important one in … Continue reading CARE Makes An Impact

May 31, 2019 0