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Financial Aid

What’s Higher Education REALLY Worth?

The amount of education you pursue and the degree(s) you obtain will determine everything from the type of house you live in and car you drive to where you vacation and the clothes you are able to buy. The good news is, how you end up is in your hands. Check out the following lifestyles by degree level to see which one matches your expectations for life after high school.

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How to Manage Bank Accounts, Credit Cards, and Your Money On Your Own

College is the perfect opportunity to take steps toward managing finances, and the experts from Arvest Bank are here to help.

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Where The Jobs Are (And Who Pays the Most) in Arkansas

Take a look at Arkansas’ biggest employers, fastest-growing industries, happiest employees, and average salaries.

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Considering the Military? Learn all the Boot Camp Benefits (Like Getting College Paid for!)

If money concerns have you worried about achieving your dream degree, Uncle Sam can offer you more than just federal student aid. Military branches all give financial assistance in exchange for a period of service to those wanting higher education. Here’s a breakdown of the branches and their incentives.

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3 Things to Ask Before Taking Out a Student Loan

Confused by some of the financial terminology? Wondering how long it'll take to pay off these loans? And is it all really worth it? These answers can help.

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