Blog Posts - Student Loans



College Should Be Free for Everyone!

I'm starting to feel the Bern! All this talk about free college and forgiving student loans is starting to bring me around. It would be very egalitarian for everyone to attend college, and level the playing field in employment, with a greater number...
by Proof Positive on Jul 29, 2016

How You Should Be Paying Off Your Loans

Sometimes, we need different loans for different occurrences in our life, such as a college education or a new home. Juggling multiple loans at once is a reality for many Americans but repayment methods are not universal. How you pay off your car lo...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 19, 2016

Income Sharing Agreements Instead of Student Loans?

I was reading an article from Kiplingers Personal Finance Magazine"AN ALTERNATIVE TO STUDENT LOANS, Income-share agreements swap debt for a portion of future salary" by Kaitlin Pitsker (July 2016 issue)  about how some  American studen...
by You Can Know Anything on Jun 13, 2016

Need to Pay Tuition? Check How to Get Easy Student Loans

Student loans assist learners who want to go to college but have no means to do so. With this financial grant, they are able to pay for their college tuition, books, and others with low interest rate and longer payment schedule. Getting this type of...
by PRO FINANCE BLOG on May 26, 2016

Three Ways to Tame Student Debt Post-Grad

College graduation season has arrived. There will be caps tossed, diplomas bestowed and “congratulations” exchanged. New grads will be abuzz with excitement, many talking about jobs they’ve landed and the bright future ahead. But for the nearly...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 16, 2016

Do These Things Before Repaying Your Student Loans

Many undergraduate students became alumni of their prospective institutions this weekend. However, “Pomp and Circumstance” doesn’t always mean a happily-ever-after. Many students leave college, can’t land a job and are faced with steep studen...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 16, 2016

Cartoon And Commentary Monday....

Sadly though there is very little that's funny about these cartoons and posters that offer commentary on the state of the United States and the world!Topics including national security, immigration, personal responsibility, blah, blah, blah…In othe...
by The Political Commentator on May 2, 2016

It just got easier to get an FHA mortgage with deferred student loan debt

For would-be homebuyers with student loan debt, FHA-backed mortgages can be a welcome shortcut to achieving the dream of homeownership. […] These states help student loan borrowers become… March 18, 2016 2016 best companies to refinan...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 29, 2016

Free Lunch, This Time It's Different or History Repeats Itself?

With easy money coming back into the market, borrowers who should not be borrowing getting loans and the economy at a tipping point is the history of the financial crisis about to repeat itself?Read 'Pssst...You…Yeah You...Want To Borrow Some Money...
by The Political Commentator on Apr 26, 2016

Why applications for these college scholarships are due in 8th grade

For many college-bound students, the process of seeking out grants, scholarships and financial aid doesn’t start until their senior year […] These states help student loan borrowers become… March 18, 2016 2016 best companies to...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 21, 2016

Chart your path to paying for college, one month at a time

Students who are headed to college next fall may only now be realizing that their financial aid package won’t be […] Inside a multi-lender marketplace: How Credible… April 11, 2016 5 steps to help you choose between refinancing...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 20, 2016

Student lender iHELP handing out scholarships, iPads

Ten high school seniors from Minnesota and South Dakota will each receive $1,000 scholarships from iHELP Student Loans, which plans […] 2016 best companies to refinance and consolidate your… July 28, 2015 These states help student loa...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 18, 2016

Parents can refinance student loans they take out for their kids

Graduates with student loan debt aren’t the only ones who can benefit by refinancing their loans at a lower interest rate […] 2016 best companies to refinance and consolidate your… July 28, 2015 These states help student loan b...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 15, 2016

Why WOULDN’T I want to lower my monthly student loan payments?

Enrolling in REPAYE or another Department of Education income-driven repayment program can reduce your monthly student loan payments by stretching […] These states help student loan borrowers become… March 18, 2016 5 steps to help you...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 12, 2016

Refinancing student loan debt through Credible saves $14,000

Borrowers who refinanced their student loan debt with lenders on the Credible platform with the goal of reducing their interest […] These states help student loan borrowers become… March 18, 2016 5 steps to help you choose between ref...
by Credible Resource Center on Apr 5, 2016

These states help student loan borrowers become homeowners

Millennials aren’t letting student loan debt stop them from becoming homebuyers, and many states have special programs that will help […] 2016 best companies to refinance and consolidate your… July 28, 2015 5 steps to help you c...
by Credible Resource Center on Mar 18, 2016

How Credible vets the lenders who compete for your business

The emergence of online lending has been a welcome development for consumers. Innovation in lending and more companies competing for […] 2016 best companies to refinance and consolidate your… July 28, 2015 5 steps to help you choose b...
by Credible Resource Center on Mar 17, 2016

Refinancing student loan debt magnifies this job perk

Workers whose employers offer to help them pay down their student loan debt get even more out of this increasingly […] 2016 Best Companies to Refinance and Consolidate Your… July 28, 2015 5 steps to help you choose between refinancing...
by Credible Resource Center on Mar 2, 2016

Best Banks for Student Loan Refinance

Debt can be extremely overwhelming, especially when you have thousands upon thousands of dollars in student loan debt. It seems that as higher education has become more of a requirement to get a good job, it has also gotten more and more expensive to...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Mar 2, 2016

Student loans, the IRS, and you: Credible’s guide to the 2016 tax season

Does the thought of the upcoming tax season make you cringe? What’s the difference between a tax deduction and a […] 5 steps to help you choose between refinancing and… January 21, 2016 2016 Best Companies to Refinance and Conso...
by Credible Resource Center on Feb 24, 2016


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