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Announcement 1 The Salt Community Closes Next Week
Announcement:The Salt Community Closes Next Week
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ryanhlane
Well, scholarship challenge participants, you did it—you made it to the final challenge. And while my posts may stop here, your journey won’t. In fact, it’s just the beginning. Why? Because challenge number 12 is to start over and complete each challenge again.     But before you do that, take a step back, celebrate your accomplishment, and… (Show more)
in Plan School Costs
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blueorca
I am about to graduate and am unemployed, and need another course and internship to work in my field. I have direct, gradplus, perkins, and guaranteed private student loans. Because it is hard to consolidate private student loans, I think I should apply for forbearance, or is mandatory forbearance better? If this the best option? Should I… (Show more)
in Repay Student Debt
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ahatch8
I need to do 12 lessons for my scholarship but I do not see the same course as I took when I first was approved. I only see a lot of red, do, try. Are these the lessons.
in Using Salt
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amandaabella
With holiday season in full swing, you may notice that being merry is expensive. Between parties, gifts, work events, and charities, the holidays can really drain your wallet.   Rather than sitting out on the festivities because you feel like you can’t afford it, start focusing on ways for you to earn more money. The reality is this is easier… (Show more)
in Manage Money
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ashleynorwood
The Higher Education Act (HEA) governs federal student aid programs (among other facets of higher education). Congress revises it periodically to address the ever-changing higher education landscape, and the latest update is now 4 years overdue.   We finally saw some movement on this in late November 2017, as Republicans introduced the Promoting… (Show more)
in Plan School Costs
mh_admin
Keep track of the topics in the Salt Community that interest you by following people and spaces. For example, follow the Find A Job space if you are searching for a job and wish to be updated of new activity in this area. Or follow dianemelville if you wanted the latest scholarship scoop.   You can follow a space on that topic's home page by…
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mh_admin
You can control the number of email notifications you receive by clicking on your Preferences by clicking your name in the upper right-hand corner of the screen:   We recommend checking everything in Inbox, so you can easily track the important things going on in the Salt Community.   Use the following settings to understand how to set up…
in Using Salt
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mh_admin
Help the Salt® Community get to know you! Filling out your personal profile provides an easy way for other members to learn about your experience, skills, and interests.   To set up your profile:   1. Select your avatar in the upper right corner and under Personal select Edit profile.   2. Fill out your biography as much or as little as you'd…
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mh_admin
If you want to control who sees what on your profile page, you can limit your profile privacy by using profile privacy settings.   1. Click your avatar in the upper right-hand corner to view your profile options and select Edit Profile. 2. Select the Privacy tab.   3. For each field, select the type of user who can view it. If you select…
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josef
When I entered graduate school, I focused on two things: my studies and locating the next free meal on campus. However, in my second year of school, I realized that to get the most out of the experience, I actually had to stop dedicating so much time to my studies.   Here are the three things I focused on instead. You don’t have to wait for… (Show more)
in Plan School Costs
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ryanhlane
The Salt Community will shut down on December 21. After that date, you will no longer be able to access this site’s content and its URL will redirect to saltmoney.org.    Thanks to everyone who has helped us unlock money talk in this community over the past few years. Our journey does not stop here. You can still reach out to us about your… (Show more)
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