Private Loans Are Another Option For College Students (Guest Post by LendEDU)

Have you exhausted all of your scholarship, grant, and federal student loan options, but still need help paying for college? A private student loan may be right for you. You can compare interest rates, repayment terms, and eligibility requirements of the best private student loan companies below. Having a good credit score or a creditworthy… Read More

Factors To Consider When Refinancing Your Student Loans (Guest Post from LendEDU)

If you are eligible for a lower interest rate than what you are currently paying on your student loans, refinancing usually makes sense as long as you aren’t dependent on federal benefits such as income-driven repayment plans and student loan forgiveness. LendEDU provides free resources, including a calculator, to help students and young professionals determine… Read More

Asking for More Money (as reported by Kathryn Vasel on money.cnn.com)

Do you deserve a raise? Most of us, when asked that question, will answer in the affirmative. “Of course I do,” you think to yourself. But have you tried asking for one? Too many people suffer in silence, worried that simply asking for a raise will draw unwanted negative attention. But the truth is, you… Read More

Student Loan Repayment Plans (as reported by Dan Kopf on www.qz.com)

It is a common piece of advice to students who graduate with student loans – that they should opt for a repayment plan that prioritizes paying back as much as they can as soon as they can. Unfortunately, this advice is often wrong. No two people are alike – nor are their careers and/or debts…. Read More