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Michelle Clifton

College Finance Consultant

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Northeastern University

Bachelor's in Management

I began my career in higher education at Rhode Island School of Design, working with student accounts and student loans. At Babson College, I worked in a variety of roles in Student Financial Services, which allowed me to experience all aspects of the department including financial aid, student loans, and student accounts. As the associate director of financial aid, I provided financial aid counseling for undergraduate and graduate students, reviewed and awarded applications, processed appeals, and oversaw all loan processes. I have also been an active member of the Massachusetts Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators for almost a decade, serving on various committees. I am a volunteer for FAFSA Day Massachusetts, guiding students and parents to complete the online financial aid applications.

Featured Blogs from Michelle

What Borrowers Need to Know about Targeted Student Loan Forgiveness
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

What Borrowers Need to Know About Targeted Student Loan Forgiveness

student loan pause extended and student loan forgiveness coming for many borrowers
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

Student Loan Pause Extended and Student Loan Forgiveness Coming for Many Borrowers

federal student loan updates
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

Student Loan Pause and More Federal Student Loan Updates

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What Borrowers Need to Know about Targeted Student Loan Forgiveness
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

What Borrowers Need to Know About Targeted Student Loan Forgiveness

Let’s break down what we know so far about who will benefit from student loan forgiveness and how to receive the relief.

Posted on August 31st, 2022
student loan pause extended and student loan forgiveness coming for many borrowers
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

Student Loan Pause Extended and Student Loan Forgiveness Coming for Many Borrowers

President Biden has announced student loan forgiveness for many borrowers as well as an extension of the loan pause for a final time.

Posted on August 24th, 2022
federal student loan updates
COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

Student Loan Pause and More Federal Student Loan Updates

Our college finance expert explains how the recent federal student loan developments may impact borrowers.

Posted on May 5th, 2022
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Your Student Loan Servicer May Change

The new year will see many federal loans transition to new servicers; read our tips on how to stay up to date if you’re a borrower.

Posted on December 28th, 2021

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