Discover Private Student Loan Consolidation and Refinancing Review

Sherpa Rating Learn how this site rates and reviews lenders.Discover advertises low interest rates for 10-year and 20-year loans. Refinancing means giving up the perks that come with federal student

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4 Ways Student Loan Refinance Rates Are Determined

When shopping for student loan refinance rates, you may encounter some very competitive interest rates. Refinancing your student loans to get a lower rate could make a difference to your

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How Are Private Student Loan Interest Rates Determined?

When it comes to paying for college, interest rates can seem difficult to understand. There are two different types of interest rates, which change according to outside factors, like government

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The graduate job market – advice for current students

Anne Wilson, Head of Careers at the University of Warwick, reports from an Institute of Student Employers event on the state of the current job market Continue reading Did you

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Expanded Income-Contingent Repayment is Off to a Bad Start

As a candidate, Joe Biden promised a brand new federal repayment plan to help borrowers. As President, Joe Biden has started the process of creating a new repayment plan. Unfortuantely,

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What is a good student loan interest rate?

After nearly a decade of writing about student loans and helping thousands of borrowers along the way, I’ve seen plenty of borrowers who had excellent interest rates and others who

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Major Changes to Mortgage Rules Help Student Loan Borrowers

For many years, student debt had been a significant obstacle for borrowers hoping to buy a home. Changes to mortgage standards will allow many more student loan borrowers to qualify

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Student Loan Interest Freeze Extended Until February 2022

Once again, the federal student loan payment and interest freeze has been extended. President Biden’s latest relief is a bit different than the previous extensions. As a result, the suggested

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How Borrowers Can Change Student Loan Laws and Policy

Sometimes it feels like if you are not extremely wealthy, you don’t influence the rules in America. Student loan borrowers find themselves in a vortex of complicated policies, limited resources,

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Three Things Dave Ramsey Gets Wrong About Student Loans

In many households across America, Dave Ramsey is a trusted advisor on all personal finance matters. He dispenses straightforward instructions and a healthy dose of motivation to his followers. Unfortuantely,

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