Welcome to Pay4Education

 

Don't overpay for college.

Quickly balance savings, cash, and the right financing choices to potentially save thousands in fees and interest.

Because every dollar counts.

 

 

There's a better way to pay for college - your way!

Transparent pricing + personalized financing calculations
help you maximize affordability for all 4 years.

First, we help you assess your financial capabilities

​See the power of your savings and cash and how both can help you reduce your borrowing needs

 

See detailed financing options side-by-side

Then, we show you detailed financing options side-by-side ​

Compare detailed loan calculations in a single view for both parent and student financing based on your self-reported credit profile. Making the right choice can literally save thousands in costs!

Finally, we give you comprehensive instructions on next steps

Download step-by-step instructions on how to complete the tasks that will get all of your financing (or savings) in order.

 

 

 

 

What a useful tool!

We were able to estimate the monthly costs and get a better handle on his choices so that our family could have a meaningful kitchen table conversation.
Parent of Macalester College student,
Class of 2023
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