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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 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]

With Student Loan Debt Reaching Crisis Level, the NFCC Aims to Help

Feb 8, 2016 | | Say something
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With Student Loan Debt Reaching Crisis Level, the NFCC Aims to Help The training includes the full suite of student loan programs associated with repayment, including forbearance and other loan modification options. “We’ve created a set of comprehensive standards for certification and training,” says Bruce McClary … Read more on GoodCall News (blog) John Singleton’s […more]

Latest College Loan Options News

Feb 1, 2016 | | Say something
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Explore options before buying books for classes The University Bookstore and Village Commons Bookstore are the best and easiest places to purchase books, Chegg.com has low rental prices and the NIU library’s I-Share and Interlibrary Loan services are the best for borrowing books. Buying college … Read more on Northern Star Online Editorial: Emotional (and real) […more]

How To Find Specialty Student Loan Forgiveness Programs

Jan 6, 2016 | | Say something
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How To Find Specialty Student Loan Forgiveness Programs Student loan forgiveness programs are the Holy Grail for student loan borrowers. Everyone wants free money to pay off their loans, but these programs can be hard to find. Yes, there are some programs being offered by the Department of Education, but … Read more on Forbes […more]

Latest College Loan Forgiveness News

Dec 24, 2015 | | Say something
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Can Students Scammed By A For-Profit College Do Anything About It? The borrower defense to repayment applies to borrowers who have taken out Direct Loans from the federal government and allows former students and graduates to make a claim that they were defrauded by their college, regardless of whether the college … Read more on ThinkProgress […more]

Latest College Loan Options News

Dec 16, 2015 | | Say something

How To Pay For Your Kids' College And Still Have Enough Money To Retire Your kid will have many options to pay for college; you won't for retirement. … The old adage that "your kid can get a loan for college but you can't for retirement" isn't technically true for homeowners, who can achieve that […more]

Latest College Loan Forgiveness News

Dec 15, 2015 | | Say something

A college grad's guide to money management After figuring out how much money you can put toward debt payments each month, come up with a detailed plan for what you'll pay on each credit card or student loan. The way to save the most money is to pay the minimum on each credit card and […more]

Ireland could bring in UK-style student loan system

Nov 1, 2015 | | Say something
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Ireland could bring in UK-style student loan system The number of students applying for college courses is on the rise, meaning more money needs to be pumped into higher education – another €1 billion, according to group tasked by Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan with looking at funding options for … Read more on UTV Ireland

Best Student Loan Options

Oct 27, 2015 | | Say something
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In the event that education costs are higher than expected or if extra funding is required to meet the full expenditure of education, then students loans would be the only option that remain to be tapped through either the students or their respective parents. Student education loans can either be Federal or Private, each coming […more]