You probably recall Stephen Covey's 1989 best-selling book, "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People." In a slight variation of that theme, consider some new and timely research that explores the five habits of successful student loan borrowers.
That certainly fits as the title of research released in early April by Navient, which services and manages more than $300 billion in student loans. The company's findings - loaded with common sense - make for worthwhile reading for anyone who has student loans or is contemplating financial aid.
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