deferment and forbearance

Federal student loans offer deferment and forbearance options to help borrowers during times of financial hardship. If you qualify, you can temporarily reduce or pause your loan payments. But what about private loans? Can you get a deferment or forbearance on private student loans? Do they offer similar repayment protections? Here’s what you need to know. 8 lenders that offer deferment […]

Student Loan Consolidation Guide

If you’re part of the 92% of college graduates with federal student loans, you may be panicking with November right around the corner. Why? Because the end of November also marks the end of the student loan grace period on the majority of federal loans. But there’s no need to panic. If you know your options and take the […]

variable vs fixed ; fixed vs variable student loan rates

Student loans can help you get the education you need to achieve your career goals. Without them, many Americans wouldn’t be able to pursue their dreams. For instance, 42% of those who attended college, acquired some debt from their education. However, education debt can be a big burden to bear when it comes time to pay […]

DIY debt settlement

Student loan debt is rising at an alarming rate, but undue hardship on student loans might be an option for some. The total now exceeds $1.5 trillion, and 10.7% of the total debt is 90+ days delinquent or in default. The weight of this debt is crushing the financial stability of the average American – over 44 million, to […]

wells fargo student loans

Jump to a Section Overview What is refinancing a loan? How student loan refinancing works Terms And Rates Refinancing Private Student Loans Requirements Pros and Cons Student Loans Refinancing: Application Process Wells Fargo is an American financial services company headquartered in San Francisco, California. According to Forbes in 2018, Wells Fargo is the seventh largest […]