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Student Debt

What is Student Loan Refinancing and When is a Good Time to?

Refinance private loans as soon as you have good credit and a stable income to get a lower rate and save the most money

Where Can I find COVID Information from my Federal Student Loan Servicer?

We've compiled the links and resources for federal loan servicers and their responses to COVID.

What Student Loans Qualify for the CARES Act?

It’s important to understand what student loans qualify for the CARES Act, as it doesn’t apply to all student loans. So do your loans qualify for these benefits?

What Does the CARES Act Mean for my Student Debt?

On March 27, 2020 the president signed the CARES Act into law. This includes several provisions to provide relief for federal student loan borrowers.

Should You Pay Your Student Loans if You Can?

Federal student loans are in forbearance and are interest-free from March 13, 2020, through September 30, 2020. If you have job stability and feel you are in a good position you may be wondering: Should I keep making payments to my student loan?

List of Federal Student Loan Servicers and Their Phone Numbers

For when you need to contact them, here is a list of federal student loan servicers and their phone numbers

Cheat Sheet of Resources for COVID-19

Coronavirus Briefing: What Resources You Need to Check

What Coronavirus Means for your Finances

By now, you’ve heard the 24/7 news alerts about the coronavirus and its quick spread across the globe. Besides the risks to your health, an epidemic will also have an effect on the economy and your money.

Debt Unicorns: How These 4 People Paid Down Student Debt Really Fast

Inspiring and detailed research on how these people paid down their debt really fast.

How Student Debt Creates Anxiety

How Student Debt Creates Anxiety

Student Debt Scams Revealed

Scammers are targeting borrowers and promising to erase their student debt or lower their monthly payments. Do not fall for these scams! Here are some ways to spot a scam call and what to do if you fall victim to one of these scams.

Can You Go to Prison For Not Paying Your Student Loans?

Student loan default happens after 270 days of missing payments, during which your entire unpaid balance becomes immediately due. Can you go to prison for not paying your student loans? We break down the consequences of student loan default and the best options to get back on track.

Everything You Need to Know About Graduate School Loans

Looking to advance your degree and get into graduate school? Soaring tuition costs are making it harder for people to afford school. Borrowing can help people get into school. Find out which of the four types of loans available for graduate students is right for you.

Deferment vs Forbearance: What is the Best Way to Pause your Student Loan Payments?

How can you pause student loan payments through financial hardships without defaulting on your loans or hurting your credit? Deferment and forbearance are two options that may help you. See if you qualify.

Can You Buy a Home With Student Debt?

Planning on buying a home but stuck with student debt? Fortunately, student loans do not have to get in the way of homeownership.

How Would Student Debt Cancellation Work?

Presidential candidates Sanders and Warren want to cancel student debt in the US and make higher public education free for everyone. How would it work? We break it down for you.

Startups where you can buy a home with no down payment

Buying a home for the first time can be a very stressful process. But what are your options? We break down the best startups to help you finance your new home without providing a down payment.

The Millennial's Guide to Retirement

Millennials today aren't even thinking about retirement, with over 70% without a retirement fund

The Most Inspiring Financial Goals 2019

As we are all getting ready for strong 2019, it's time to evaluate the year and set some goals. Here are some goal ideas based on where you are at

2019 New Year's Resolution Ideas: Focus on the Big Wins

When thinking about your New Years Resolutions, it's critical to focus on achieving “big financial wins” in your life. By choosing your top two to three big financial wins to tackle in 2019, you might easily be able to save hundreds or thousands into your savings or investment account.

What Happens When You Don’t Pay Your Student Loans?

This is how it starts: emails, calls, snail mail, calls to your emergency contact. All of them can be a nuisance but still ignored, but once the federal government begins garnering your wages (e.g. taking money from your paycheck directly), you’ll definitely start listening!

What Makes a Good Lender?

Below we’ve highlighted some of the top questions people ask when choosing a student refinancing lender...

Top 5 Questions When Refinancing Student Debt

We have listed top 5 questions most people ask themselves when they start thinking about refinancing their student debt...

Where Do I Find My Student Loans?

Step by step guide to finding your loans and other important student debt information.

Should I Get a Variable or Fixed Interest Rate?

When you refinance your student loans the type of rate you choose is super important! Here are the differences.

Should I Get a Cosigner For My Student Loan Refinancing?

it might be useful to bring on a cosigner, though it’s important to weigh the risks and benefits. Here is a breakdown of some of the most common questions

4 Federal Programs to Lower Your Student Loan Payments

Federal programs such as IBR, PAYE and REPAYE explained!

Pros and Cons of Refinancing

Before you refinance, look into if the option is right for you.

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