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Student Loan Forgiveness

Student loans have to be paid whether you are earning less, or you are unemployed. There is no magic to make them go away but yes there are loan forgiveness programs that can help for a debt free future. Below are some of the listed programs which will help you to get rid of your […]

Postpone Student Loan Payments with Deferment & Forbearance Options

Under certain circumstances, if a borrower is unable to make loan payments on time owing to temporary financial complexities, he/she may qualify for a period of forbearance or deferment. During this period, a debtor is temporarily allowed to reduce or postpone payments for the federal student loan availed. This helps in avoiding credit defaults to […]

Direct Consolidated Loans and Their Effects by Bruce Mesnekoff

Whoever said that education is the key to unlock the golden door to freedom had never heard of Student Loans! Most students, by the time they graduate, will have multiple loans to repay and each of these loans come with a different interest rate. Whether they are federal student loans, private student loans or a […]

Is refinancing right for you?

Is refinancing right for you? For some borrowers, it’s a no-brainer. For others, it might be an option later on. The bottom line is that you can benefit from giving your loans a second glance every so often, because the rate you were given when you took out the loan isn’t necessarily the rate you’re […]

Pros and Cons of Consolidation

Consolidation is similar to refinancing a loan. You can consolidate all, just some, or even just one of your student loans. Consolidating federal student loans may be a good strategy to lower monthly payments or to get out of default, but it is not always a good idea.

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Should I consolidate my loans?

Carefully consider whether loan consolidation is the best option for you. Loan consolidation can greatly simplify loan repayment by centralizing your loans to one bill and can lower monthly payments by giving you up to 30 years to repay your loans. You might also have access to alternative repayment plans you would not have had […]