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What's the difference between subsidized and unsubsidized loans?
The main difference between subsidized loans and unsubsidized loans is that the federal government pays the interest on subsidized loans during periods of authorized deferment, such as the in-school and economic hardship deferments, while the interest remains the responsibility of the borrower on an unsubsidized loan. This makes subsidized loans a less-expensive option for students.

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A Beginner's Guide to Repaying Student Loans

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"Too many people, including plenty of brand-new college graduates, fall far behind on their student loan payments for no good reason. What follows is a basic guide for rookie student-loan debtors that can keep people out of some of the most common types of trouble."