Nervous About Paying for School - page 4

by wishfulnurse01 5,109 Views | 31 Comments

Hi Everyone!!! I'm sure some where on here there is a thread that could answer my question but I surely have not found it yet. I am currently getting my BS in Psychology and then I'm either doing the accelerated BSN program or... Read More

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    When I was in nursing school I did not qualify for any financial aid except loans, so I worked full time and as much part time as I could rustle up. When I lost my full time job, I lost my place to live, and stopped going to school, but, I did not have any school debt beyond the school loans which had to be paid, even if I had declared bankruptcy. Plan for contingencies. You never know what will happen.
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    Ideally, try not to spend more than a year's salary for your total debt. That's the rule of thumb anyway.