Direct PLUS loans require a credit check and beginning July 1, 2015, the final rules for credit eligibility will be implemented.
As I talk with potential clients who are trying to take on their student loan debt, more often than not, I find that a big problem is that they simply do not know much about their student loans — who their lenders are, how much they owe, the interest rate or other essential terms. Students … Read more
Explore student loan consolidation and when and why you may want to consolidate your student loans.
Corinthian Colleges has closed all of its campuses and is now filing for bankruptcy. What does this mean for former students and their student loans?
Contrary to popular belief student loans ARE dischargeable in bankruptcy.
Don’t be lured by the promise of low interest rates, there’s a variety of reasons you should never choose private student loans before federal student loans when funding your education.
This week in the United States Senate, Massachusetts’ own Elizabeth Warren introduced an amendment to the Republican budget resolution that would have enabled student loan borrowers to refinance their loans. This would have been a powerful tool for student loan borrowers, many of whom are stuck with interest rates that are much higher than the … Read more
If you’ve defaulted on your student loans, you may have to say sayonara to your tax refund.