U.S Pauses New Rules for Predatory For-Profit Colleges

Photo Credit: Evan Vucci / AP The Trump administration is officially reconsidering and may do away with, two new rules which served as the cornerstone of the Obama administrations tough crackdown on predatory for-profit colleges. The Department of Education announced on Wednesday its temporarily halt to changes that would erase the student loan debt of […]

Top 8 Rules to Master Your Student Loan Game Plan

As summer is approaching, it’s a good time to take a look at your finances and check in with your student loans. Ask yourself: 1. Do I understand my student loan options? 2. What is my student loan repayment plan? 3. What have I done to get this squared away? If you don’t have the […]

Wells Fargo accused of denying young immigrants student loans

Wells Fargo accused of denying young immigrants student loans A new lawsuit filed on Monday accuses Wells Fargo of illegally denying student loans to young immigrants who are protected from deportation and allowed to work under a program created by former President Obama. In response to the allegations, Wells Fargo stated they were disappointed that […]

Navient Loan Forgiveness

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ custom_padding=”54px|0px|0px|0px” _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] How the Navient Lawsuit Will Affect Your Student Loans It seems the government has begun to understand the mess it’s gotten itself into with student loans. Recently, we have seen Government intervention with programs aimed at those who went […]

Navient Is Being Sued For Failing Borrowers At Every Stage of Repayment

Navient Is Being Sued For Failing Borrowers At Every Stage of Repayment Navient is the largest student loan servicer, formerly known as Sallie Mae, and they are now facing a lawsuit that alleges the company misleads borrowers to the tune of $4 billion. Customers of Navient were allegedly hit with unnecessary interest payments, denied options […]

Increasing Numbers of People Over 60 Struggling to Pay Off Student Loan

Increasing Numbers of People Over 60 Struggling to Pay Off Student Loan The number of people who are 60 years and older that are still paying off their student loans has quadrupled in the past decade. Currently, older Americans now represent the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. student loan market, according to a new report […]

Student Loans Dents Dreams of Startups

Student Loans Dents Dreams of Startups Cathrine Berendsohn, 29, has struggled to get her web design business off the ground after she graduated from Florida State University with $40,000 in student loans. Berendsohn had dreams of opening a storefront in Monterey, California where she could start a roving studio of her own. However, her student […]

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