Category: Student Care
LendKey Student Loan Refinance Review
Editor’s Note: The LendKey Refinance Review is updated monthly to include the latestsignup bonus informationand interest rate changes. LendKey ranks highly in the Student Loan Sherpa Refinance Lender Rankings because they have a long trackRead More
The Student Loan Forgiveness Risks from Refinancing
Student loan refinancing is a powerful resource. Used correctly, refinancing can help borrowers save a fortune on interest and keep monthly payments manageable. Used incorrectly, it can erase student loan forgiveness options. How Does RefinancingRead More
Can’t pay your student loans? Here is what you should tell your cosigner.
One of the more devastating aspects of struggles with student debt is the potential conflict with your cosigner. Every year college students across the country cannot qualify for loans on their own, so they goRead More
Four Fixes for Biden’s Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness
The recently announced limited waiver on Public Service Loan Forgiveness was life-changing news for many borrowers. Many people who received bad information from their loan servicers now had a path to PSLF. It was oneRead More
Forgiveness for Many: How to Solve the Student Loan Crisis
I’ve spent most of the last decade helping borrowers deal with the financial devastation caused by student loans. In that time, despite government attempts to make things better, the cost of college continued to rise,Read More
How to Consolidate Navient Student Loans
If you are unhappy with your repayment plan, interest rates, or Navient customer service but unable to pay off your loan, student loan consolidation could be the solution to your problems. Consolidation is a fairlyRead More
Navient’s Strange History and Student Loan Exit is a Warning to Borrowers
After more corporate reshuffling and rebranding, federal loans formally serviced by Navient will soon transfer to Aidvantage, the newly created federal loan servicer of Maximus. What does all this movement mean for borrowers? Regulators claimRead More
Should I Wait for Debt Cancellation or Student Loan Forgiveness for All?
President Biden has already significantly expanded opportunities for student loan forgiveness. Additional student loan help is likely on the way. Many politicians are calling for $10,000, or even $50,000, in student loan forgiveness for all.Read More
How to prepare for university
Preparing for university can seem like a daunting process, but don’t stress – we’ve broken it all down into just a few easy steps. Credit: Ainul muttaqin (bubble), ppa (bedroom), Ranta Images (girl), S-F (university) –Read More
How does the stock market work?
Despite all the jargon and confusing displays with thousands of numbers, investing is actually pretty simple at its core. Don’t believe us? Allow us to explain the stock market to you. Credit: Krakenimages.com (man), PhongpanRead More