August 05, 2019

Everything You Need to Know About Student Loan Collections

In March 2019, it was announced that borrowers owed more than $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. Just a few months later, Bloomberg released an article stating $3.3 billion of this astronomical figure was in collections, and that collecting on…

July 22, 2019

Is Paying Off Student Loans with a Credit Card a Good Idea?

Credit cards are a great way to build credit, finance a purchase, and in some cases, even pay down debt. But despite their advantages, credit cards have become a big problem for many Americans, who sometimes use these valuable tools…

July 12, 2019

How an Internship Can Help with Life After College

Life after college can be full of ups and downs. But if you prepare yourself ahead of time, chances are you’ll have a huge advantage when it comes to starting your professional career. One way to boost your post-college resume…

July 05, 2019

6 High-Paying Jobs that Offer Student Loan Forgiveness

Getting a degree not only gives you more career options, it can help you earn more money in your profession. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), having a bachelor’s degree will help you earn an average of $907…

May 05, 2019

The Best (and Worst) Ways to Repay Your Student Loans

There are plenty of ways to repay your student loans – but not all of them are good options. To help you avoid mistakes that could cost you more money down the road, or even hurt your credit for the…

April 10, 2018

Have Bad Credit or No Credit? You Can Still Get a Student Loan

As a college-aged adult you know that most types of loans, like personal loans, mortgage loans and car loans for example, take your credit score into account before you can receive approval. This isn’t always true for student loans, however,…