25 Sep '13, 5pm

You may be able to get money for #college because of your or your family member's #military service:

Under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act , if you took out student loans prior to entering the military or being called to active duty, the interest rate on those loans will be limited to 6% during your active duty military service. This applies to both federal and private student loans (and other loans as well). For all Direct Loans first disbursed on or after Oct. 1, 2008, no interest will be charged for a period of no more than 60 months while you are serving on active duty or performing qualifying National Guard duty during a war, other military operation, or national emergency and are serving in an area of hostilities qualifying for special pay. For Direct Consolidation Loans, this benefit applies to the portion of the consolidation loan that repaid loans first disbursed on or after Oct. 1, 2008. You will qualify for deferment of repayment on any of your federal loan...

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Food stamp cuts could hurt military families.

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