5 Reasons to Join SALT Today
Registration is Easy! Ever wished you had a money coach to help you make better decisions about spending, saving, and borrowing money? Consider signing up for salt. Here are five ways SALT can help you:
Demystify student loans. The choices you make now in borrowing for college can affect your financial wellness for years to come. At
saltmoney.org, you can learn the difference between federal and private loans, or subsidized vs. unsubsidized interest. Making better borrowing decisions now can put more cash in your wallet later.
Get money smart. Learn all about banks, budgeting, credit reports, and more with SALT's online interactive My Money 101TM courses. William James College has customized the My Money 101 lessons specifically with its students in mind.
Crunch your numbers. When you log on to
saltmoney.org, you can access a personal dashboard where you can track all your federal and private student loans in one place. Find the right repayment fit by comparing the pros and cons of various payment options. Then plan for the future and figure out how far your money will take you based on your projected income and where you'll live.
Get loan advice from an expert counselor. As a SALT member, you have access to chat with a student loan expert one-on-one via email or phone.
Find a job, internship, or scholarship. SALT offers members a searchable database of over 50,000 job and internship opportunities from more than 23,000 employers, as well as a constantly updated list of more than 2 million scholarships worth $15 billion.