Monthly Archives: October 2009

Join in

With the semester in full swing, students may be looking for a little something extra to add to their schedule. What better way than joining a club or organization on campus? Not sold on the idea of becoming a joiner?… Continue reading

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Senior savings plan

If you’re a high school senior, the cost of college probably isn’t your top concern right now. Usually during that first semester of senior year, you’re more worried about getting into the school you want  — not how you’ll pay… Continue reading

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Be prepared!

Last week, our friends at the Guided By History blog recounted some of their stories about the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.  The 20th anniversary of this disaster just passed, on Saturday, October 17. I didn’t live in San Francisco in… Continue reading

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You don’t have to go to the drugstore (to get smart about credit)

True story time. Last week I got an email from a friend and former Wells Fargo colleague, who’d had an interesting experience at her local drugstore: I had my Wells Fargo jacket on in Walgreens  today and this kid asked… Continue reading

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It’s a major decision

Remember your senior year of high school, when all anyone could ask you was “Where are you going to college?” Well, now that you’re in college, the questions keep on coming, but this time you get it from every new… Continue reading

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Senior day

If you’re a high school senior, how are you going about exploring the colleges that interest you? Are you searching online? Talking to your parents or guidance counselor? Reading up on the literature colleges send you? These are all good… Continue reading

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Your student loan repayment checklist

May grads, you knew this was coming. It’s almost time to start repaying those student loans. Your six-month grace period on Federal Stafford loans is dwindling — it’s time to think about the details of repayment, if you haven’t already…. Continue reading

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Our new (and improved) student loan application

Just a few weeks ago, Wells Fargo launched a new online student loan application with several improvements to make applying for a student loan easier. What’s so special about the new application? For one, you — our customers — had… Continue reading

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