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Money Matters

Financial Aid

- Money Matters -

As a service to our CUA Law students, the Office of Financial Aid has compiled a list of outside links which may be helpful to students with regards to money and finance. While these sources are listed for your review, CUA is not responsible for the materials contained within them. Please use common sense and/or consult your financial advisor before applying any of the advice below.


The Graduate PLUS Loan: Is it better than a Private/Commercial Loan? by the U.S. Financial Literacy and Education Commission

Wise Borrowing: A tutorial provided by Access Group

You and Your Credit: How to obtain your Free Credit Report.



5 Ways to Kill Your Credit Score by David Ellis of

Tackling Debt by Mindy Fetterman of


Credit Card's Worst Tricks by David Bach of Yahoo Finance


Tax Benefits: Credits and Deductions by

Tax Benefits for Education Information Center by

IRS Publication 970: Tax Benefits for Education by

Five College Money Scams to Avoid by