Monthly Archives: March 2016

Latest College Loan Forgiveness News

Mar 19, 2016 | | Say something
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A Student Loan Mini-History And A Primer On The New REPAYE Program Student loans are a huge stressor for a whole lot of people these days. How many people? Back in 2010, 1 in 5 households carried some form of student debt, according to a Pew Research study. Two years later, Pew found that 69% […more]

New student loan forgiveness program unveiled in New York State; how you can apply

Mar 17, 2016 | | Say something
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New student loan forgiveness program unveiled in New York State; how you can apply New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state will begin accepting applications for its new student loan forgiveness program. The “Get On Your Feet” program offers up to two years of federal student loan debt relief to recent college … […more]

Are you smarter than a college student? Take this quiz about money

Mar 17, 2016 | | Say something
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Are you smarter than a college student? Take this quiz about money Research indicates students don’t learn much about their loans before they take them on and borrowers are often confused by or don’t fully understand all of their options for repayment. Of course, a lack of financial knowledge is just one of many … […more]

The Millennial’s Perspective On Student Loans

Mar 14, 2016 | | Say something
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The Millennial’s Perspective On Student Loans One thing I did not recognize while in college, though, was the real-life aftermath of my student loans. I went to community college first in order to save as much money as possible and to minimize my final loan amount, but I still owe almost $ 30,000 … Read […more]

New job perk could save grads three years of student loan payments

Mar 12, 2016 | | Say something
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New job perk could save grads three years of student loan payments Employers nationwide are beginning to offer a new perk to their increasingly indebted millennial workforce: assistance in paying down student loans. A new study by NerdWallet found undergraduate student debt holders could shave off nearly three years … Read more on Christian Science […more]