April 04, 2018

Student Loan Forgiveness Gets a $350M “Fix” in New Spending Bill

Despite objections from the Trump administration and even President Trump himself, the new $3.1 trillion federal spending bill was signed into law last week. To the surprise of many, the bill included $350 million to be put towards student loan…

December 22, 2017

Borrower Budgeting: How to Save Money in College

Getting through college takes a tremendous amount of focus and discipline. From attending classes and completing projects to staying up all night for study sessions, you often become an expert at managing your free time, class schedule and college workload.…

December 20, 2017

Student Loan Basics: 5 Things You Should Know

When you’re new to the world of student loans, there is a lot of information to sift through to gain a clear understanding of what student loans entail. Fortunately, there are thousands of resources available across the web to help…

December 18, 2017

How to Deal with Delinquent Student Loans

In the last quarter of 2016, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York released a report offering some details on student loan debt. According to the report, which is considered one of the chief reports on household debt in general,…

December 06, 2017

What is the Student Aid Bill of Rights?

In 2015, President Barack Obama signed a memorandum aimed at helping students with their student loans. Known as the “Student Aid Bill of Rights”, the memorandum was a direct order from the President of the United States that demonstrated a…

December 04, 2017

Fixed vs. Variable Rates on Student Loans

You’re going to make a lot of decisions when it comes to your student loans. From choosing repayment plans to selecting the lenders you’d like to work with, you should get as much information as possible about your loans before…