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Is Federal work study the way to go? [Video]

Students increasingly need to work while going through college, but should they be participating in work study programs?

Welcome back to the Smart TrackTM Minute. 

Federal work study programs will often be offered as part of a financial aid package, one that will allow students to earn spending money while also staying on campus. 

However, if a student can find another job with higher pay and better hours, it might be best to go that route. 

When your child is trying to choose between the two, make sure they understand how having a job will impact their academics life before they make the final decision. 

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