College is expensive, and figuring out how to pay for it can be overwhelming. Here, we discuss 6 ways that students and their parents can pay for college, including 529 college savings plans, scholarships, grants, savings accounts, and federal and private student loans.
The Acorns investment app can be a great tool for anyone who wants to start investing but doesn’t know where to start. Here we discuss everything you need to know about how to use Acorns, including: How it works, Acorns fees, Acorns portfolios, and information about Acorns Later and Acorns Spend.
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 a busy college student, getting control of your finances might seem impossible. These personal finance apps make investing, saving, budgeting, and making extra cash easier than ever before and are perfect for anyone on the go.
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.
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.