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student loans
financial planning for college
Hey everybody, this is David Murphy, President at the Marshfield Medical Center Credit Union, and welcome to “The Credit You Deserve” podcast.  In this podcast, we will cover relevant topics that impact your personal finances.  You will walk away better informed about the basics of personal finances with tips and recommendations you can incorporate into...
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need help paying for college
Do you need help paying for college? Did you know that MMCCU partners with ISL Education Lending to offer student loan products with competitive lower interest rates to help you and your student navigate college costs? If you find that savings, earnings and other financial aid are not enough to cover the full cost of...
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when to refinance student loans
Are you facing high interest rates on student loans with months (or years) to go before you have to start paying them back? You may wonder if there’s any way to refinance to a new lower rate now and still delay payments until after college. (Also, be sure to check out MMCCU’s Student Financial Resources...
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student loan options
Student Loans Available Through MMCCU Partnership MMCCU works with ISL Education Lending to offer private loans to help you pay for college as well as refinance existing student loans. ISL Education Lending is a nonprofit organization with decades of student loan experience offering lower-priced loans.* “We wanted to provide our members with student loans resources...
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student loan deferral extended
Student Loan Deferral Extended The Biden administration has again extended the payment pause for student loan borrowers, allowing borrowers an additional three months before they have to resume payments. Originally implemented in March 2020, the loan pause was scheduled to originally expire January 31. Now, the relief is extended until May 1. According to CNBC,...
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how to file a fafsa
Starting October 1, college-bound high school seniors, college, and grad students could begin filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA can translate into hundreds or even thousands of dollars that helps pay for college – through grants, work-study funds, federal student loans, and certain state-based aid. Here are 3 Steps...
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how to file a fafsa
Starting October 1, college-bound high school seniors, college, and grad students can begin filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA can translate into hundreds or even thousands of dollars that helps pay for college – through grants, work-study funds, federal student loans, and certain state-based aid. Here are 3 Steps...
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Recent college graduates face a lot of challenges when entering the workforce, including figuring out how they are going to get there. Fortunately, MMCCU can help graduates purchase a vehicle through the Career Builder Loan Program. This program helps a graduate get into a newer vehicle even when they have limited or no credit experience....
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how to pay for college
Paying for college can be challenging, but the team at Marshfield Medical Center Credit Union is there to help. (Read some college savings tips HERE.) “Depending on the year in school, students are capped at how much they can borrow from the Federal Government for student loans,” said David Murphy, VP-Finance & Risk. “Private student...
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MMCCU Saving For College
College tuition has seen exponential increases in the past few decades despite freezes placed on tuition for Wisconsin-based universities.  Depending on the program a student is considering, the school they plan on attending, and whether the student will be attaining an undergraduate degree or needing to go for their masters in a graduate program, the...
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