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Video: How Much of the Parent PLUS Loan Should I Borrow?

A guide for parents to figure out how much of the Federal Direct Parent PLUS loan to borrow.
Video: How Much of the Parent PLUS Loan Should I Borrow?

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Beginning Oct. 1, 2014, the loan origination fee will increase from 4.288 to 4.292 percent, which changes the number to divide by (as referenced in the above video) from .95712 to .95708. These changes are reflected in the below worksheet but not in the video.

This video is hosted on YouTube and accessible to mobile devices and screen readers.

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