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…

December 03, 2017

Common Myths About Student Loans

If you’re like most borrowers, you’ve probably spent a considerable amount of time getting informed on your student loans. After all, student loans not only impact your credit, they could also take a chunk out of your personal spending money…

December 01, 2017

A Step-by-Step Guide to Handling Your Student Loans

Getting approved for student loans sometimes feels a lot easier than repaying them. After all, the approval process might only take a few days or weeks, while repaying your loans could take more than a decade before the balance is…

November 27, 2017

How Student Loans Can Impact Your Credit

Getting a college education can have a big impact on your future earnings as a professional. For example: from 1996 through 2014 alone, incomes for college educated middle-aged Americans jumped up 23 percent, while those who only had a high…

November 24, 2017

4 Mistakes You Could be Making with Your Student Loans

Mistakes happen in life. But some mistakes can be more costly than others. When it comes to your student loans, knowing what mistakes are common and how to avoid them could save you more than a little stress and worry…