Tag: student loans

Student loan debt has becoming increasingly burdensome in the U.S. and everyone from young Americans to Baby Boomers nearing retirement are feeling the effects. While student loans give you a path to further your education and advance your career, they also add a high risk for financial distress that can make it tough to achieve life goals like buying a home or investing. We have the latest news on student loans so you can make effective plans to get ahead of your debt.

The truth about student loan repayment

The Costly Truth about Student Loan Repayment

Dec 19, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

A report finds the federal government could be out up to $108 billion from student loan repayment and forgiveness plans. What does this mean for borrowers?

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Student loan debt repayment comes home

Bringing Student Debt Repayment Home

Dec 07, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

A new homebuyer assistance program in Maryland provides a means for borrowers burdened by student loan debt to achieve homeownership faster.

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Not out of the woods with student loan debt

Not Out of the Woods with Student Loan Debt

Nov 02, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

The CFPB estimates that one in three rehabilitated student loan borrowers is at risk of re-defaulting on their student loan debt in the next 2 years.

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Is there any relief in sight for student loan debt?

Getting Real with Student Loan Debt

Aug 12, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

A White House report finds the cost of education and challenges faced by borrowing are ultimately worth it for the career benefits of a college degree.

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Carrot or stick student debt repayment

The Carrot and Stick of Student Debt Repayment

Aug 08, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Collection practices for defaulted student loan debt won’t get any gentler, but customer service for repayment on current student loans may get better.

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Weighing education costs against basic necessities like food

Education or Food?

Jul 25, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Low-income students often choose between eating and paying for college. How do we fix a broken student education system and cope with it in the meantime?

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Sacrificing for Student Loan Payments

Jun 10, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

You want to eliminate your student loans but a high monthly payment burden now could prevent major life goals like marriage and buying a first home.

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Entitled to Student Loan Forgiveness

May 09, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

1 in 5 Millennials believe they are entitled to an easier way to achieve student loan forgiveness, but is what they really need student loan relief?

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Can America Repay Its Student Loans?

Apr 27, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

Two in five Americans aren’t making payments on student loan debt and much of the trouble stems from a lack of understanding of student loan consolidation.

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Does Education Predetermine Financial Success?

Apr 18, 2016 | Meghan Stewart

You might think student loan debt prevents college attendees from attaining financial milestones like homeownership, but they’re more likely to hold mortgages.

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