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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The Best Student Loan Refinance Rates for August 2021

The federal student loan interest and payment freeze continues to impact the refinance marketplace. Because of the freeze borrowers are advised not to refinance federal loans at this time. As

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What Does Inflation Mean for Student Loans?

For the first time in a long time, the US economy is showing signs of inflation. For student loan borrowers, this is a significant development. Before jumping into the specifics

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Laurel Road Student Loan Cashback Credit Card Review

Student loan lender Laurel Road is now offering a credit card designed specifically for student loan borrowers. My Review: The Laurel Road Card is a surprisingly decent option for student

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Earnest Student Loan Refinance Review

The Earnest Refinance Review is updated monthly include the latest interest rate and borrower bonus information The various student loan refinance lenders tend to blend together. They all advertise low monthly

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How a Pregnancy and Kids Impact Student Loan Payments

Student loans can make life difficult for young families. Some families delay having kids because of student debt, and others find that student loans are one of the biggest obstacles

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The Four Reasons to Consolidate Federal Student Loans

Federal student loan consolidation is a high-risk, high-reward process. In some cases, federal direct consolidation is an essential step towards debt elimination. In other cases, federal direct consolidation is a

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The College Survival Guide

During my first week at college, I went to an all-you-can-eat wing night. Because I was there with about a dozen other freshman guys, our dinner quickly escalated into a

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Why Student Loan Forgiveness For All Will Never Happen

I think student loan forgiveness for all federal borrowers is a great idea. Not only is it the right thing to do, but it could pay dividends for the US

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Nelnet Bank Student Loan Refinance Review

Sherpa Rating Learn how this site rates and reviews lenders.Borrowers can lower their interest rates by refinancing. Refinancing means giving up the perks that come with federal student loans. Lower

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