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 […]

Betsy DeVos Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos Education Secretary With a 51-50 victory, President Trump’s education secretary nomination, Betsy DeVos, has been confirmed. After the tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence, the overnight protest held by the Democrats, angry constituents and controversial hearings, she now holds the office. DeVos, a philanthropist and activist from Michigan, will take leadership and […]

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 […]

Feds Give 800 For-Profit Colleges Failing Grades

Feds Give 800 For-Profit Colleges Failing Grades All across America, hundreds of programs at for-profit colleges are at risk of losing federal funding unless their graduates begin earning higher wages. The Department of Education issued its first round of data measuring the success of 8,700 career program graduates and their ability to repay their student […]

What To Do If Your Student Loan Repayment Period Is Beginning

What To Do If Your Student Loan Repayment Period Is Beginning Many students graduate in May/June of each year and are given six months to begin repayment on their student loans. This is known as the “grace period.” When it ends, thousands of students are left scrambling trying to figure out what to do. If […]

Corinthian Colleges Files for Bankruptcy – Good News for Students with Loans

Corinthian Colleges Files for Bankruptcy Corinthian Colleges, until recently one of the country’s largest for-profit higher education chains, filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy this Monday, one week after shutting down its remaining campuses. This marks the climax of the collapse of the company that was once praised on Wall Street for its profitable model of […]

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