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Families should use 529 plan funds and other sources before turning to loans.
If a student gets a full ride, it may be time to stop contributing to a tax-advantaged college account.
Parents still contribute a lot, but a new study shows students are finding ways to make ends meet.
Using credit cards to repay student loans may encourage a vicious cycle of spiraling debt.
If federal loans aren't enough, private loans are getting cheaper and easier.
Nevertheless, about 25 percent still miss out on federal financial aid.
The N.Y. State Attorney General has sights on Sallie Mae, the largest provider of student loans.