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LSAT Prep Review: 7Sage

Are you an independent learner looking for an affordable LSAT prep program you can complete at your own pace? Are you willing to commit to the grind? If so, the 7Sage LSAT prep program is a great option for you and will save you hundreds of dollars on extra features that you don’t need. The instructor, JY, will show you a simple, fool-proof method to LSAT success if you’re willing to put in the work.

Why Lawyers Should Invest in Index Funds

It might be tough to accept that signing on for “average” returns from index funds is actually a winning strategy, even for an above-average, smart investor like yourself. However, the low risk and low fees that accompany index funds make them a much safer long-term bet than actively managed funds. Here’s the backstory on how index funds got started and why they should be part of your portfolio.

Navient Quits Servicing Student Loans

What’s happening to borrowers now that Navient has left the student loan servicing business? Here’s what to do if your loan servicer quits.

The Student Loan Freeze Ends in May: Here’s What It Means for You

May 1, 2022 marks the end of the student loan freeze that was brought on as part of a COVID-19 relief program. As interest accrual and required payments start back up, all federal borrowers need to check in on the status of their loans and prepare a plan. Here’s the backstory on the loan freeze and what you need to know moving forward.

A Guide to Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)

Law school is more expensive than ever. The increased price has students looking for a variety of ways to pay for law school, but often students have to take out loans. Upon graduating law school, there are many ways to pay back those loans. One option that is often discussed is the Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Law School Diversity Scholarships

Diversity scholarships are a means for law firms to extend opportunities and financial support to students from underrepresented groups. Firms use the scholarships, generally aimed at 1L and 2L students, to recruit diverse candidates for their associate classes. They aren’t enough to cover the cost of law school, but they can made a substantial difference in encouraging diverse candidates to apply for firm positions.

You Need Legal Malpractice Insurance

A vast majority of lawyers will face a legal malpractice suit at least once during their career, and it can be a devastating blow for solo practicing attorneys if they don’t have insurance. Legal malpractice insurance should be at the foundation of your asset protection arsenal if you aren’t already covered by your firm’s policy. Here’s what to look for in a policy, especially if you’re practicing on your own.

Best 10 Gifts for Law Students

Is there a law student in your life you’d like to show some love? Our writing interns put together this list of 10 gift ideas that any law student would appreciate.

Is Online Law School a Good Idea?

Many law schools moved online during the pandemic, but fully online programs are still not accredited by the ABA. They’re a fraction of the cost of in-person law school, so it might lead you to wonder if they’re a good deal. Here’s a look at an alternative legal education programs.

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