Your Federal Student Loans: Learn the Basics and Manage Your Debt (November 2010), by U.S. Department of Education

This updated booklet is for student loan borrowers and students and parents considering loans to pay for their post secondary education. It covers what types of federal student loans are available, the difference between private and federal student loans, how much to borrow, tips on repaying their loan successfully, the consequences of default, and other helpful hints on how to manage student loan debt.