REPAYE Made Simple

  Drowning in federal student loan debt? Don’t panic — you’re not doomed to spend the rest of your life slurping Ramen and sleeping in your parents’ basement while barely chipping away at your monthly payments… Thankfully, the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has finally released the details of its latest income-driven repayment plan, the […]

Pay Off $42,000 of Student Debt in 6 Months

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Getting the Right Post-Graduation Repayment Strategy: Consolidating and Refinancing Student Loans

In order to achieve freedom from debt, it’s important to get the right post-graduation repayment strategy. Sometimes this involves loan consolidation or refinance. Knowing the pros and cons for each of these repayment strategies and making an educated decision about which route to take can be the difference between successfully managing the payments and going […]

Doing the Math on Student Loans

Brent Lindell and Ellie Kay are financial advisers who offer their advice and guidance on tackling student debt. The secret to managing student debt successfully boils down to doing the math before and after it is acquired. It’s becoming more and more common for college grads to stay at home longer and put off marriage […]

Florida Congressman Proposes Legislation for Student Debt Relief

November 15, 2015 National student loan debt in the U.S. has now surpassed the amount of credit card balances, car loans, and home equity debt totaling $1.3 trillion—a culmination of the 23 million student borrowers. The growing amount of student debt is causing increased concern and a push for Legislation for Student Debt Relief. There […]

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs Forgive Federal Direct Student Loans

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