Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Money Matters

The Office of Financial Assistance knows that being a college student can be tough on your budget, so below we have provided you with some tools to help you manage your money wisely.

  • Making Dollars and Sense of Your Budget- Knowing how much income you have and where it goes can help you to cut back on unnecessary expenses. Use this budget to find out where you can cut back.
  • Should I Pay Interest Now or Later? - Before you borrow student loans you should decide whether to pay interest now or later. This chart will help you to make your decision.