If you can’t make your student loan payments, it can seem like the end of the world, but you have options. Here, we discuss 7 options, including student loan deferment, forbearance, consolidation, refinancing, forgiveness, and more.
The best way to learn something is to listen to people who have already been through it. Today, we hear from Lauren, who talks about the challenges she’s faced juggling multiple jobs and side gigs to pay down her student loans after graduating college.
If you’re in college, then you know you’re always busy: Busy learning, taking exams, and having fun. That doesn’t leave a lot of time for getting your finances under control. Luckily, you can use these amazing modern finance apps to make sure your financial health stays in tip-top shape.
The best way to learn something is to listen to people who have already been through it. Today, we hear from Michelle, who tells us about her struggles finding work and gaining experience after graduating from college.
If you’re a current college student looking for a private student loan, or a college grad looking to refinance existing student loans, Credible can help you find the borrowers with the lowest interest rates. Continue reading to learn how Credible can help you save money, reduce your det, and pay off your student loans.
Most borrowers by now realize that private student loans will typically carry higher interest rates than federal student loans. But have you ever stopped to ask yourself: Why? Here, we explore the factors that make private student loans more expensive than federal student loans.
College students, graduates, and their parents often fantasize about the idea that the federal government might forgive their student loans. It sounds like a nice idea, but is it really? What would happen if the government instantly forgave student loans?
The Acorns investment app has announced the launch of Acorns Spend, an Acorns-linked debit card designed to make it easier than ever to invest and save. Read on to learn more about how Acorns Spend works, the cost, and the many benefits that card users will have access to once it is fully launched.
Total student loan debt in the US was $1.41 trillion as of March 2018. But how much money is $1.41 trillion, anyway? We wanted to put that number into perspective, so we put together this list of outrageous comparisons that will really help you understand how crazy America’s student debt crisis is becoming.
College is expensive, and many parents try to help their child pay for college so that they don’t need to rely on student loans. But while that desire is understandable, some parents find themselves in financial trouble trying to foot the bill. Here are 5 things parents shouldn’t do to help their kids pay for school.