Steps to Take as Interest Rates Increase

The Federal Reserve announced an interest rate increase on March 16, 2022 - the first since 2018. But what does that mean for the general public? And what, if anything, do you you need to do now? If you have loans or credit cards, the interest rate determines how much [...]

Steps to Take as Interest Rates Increase2022-03-21T15:19:06-05:00

Should you break up with your student loans?

It's Valentine’s Day and love is in the air. But if you’re not feeling the love for your student loans, now could be the right time to end that old relationship and refinance! When you refinance and consolidate your private, federal, and/or PLUS loans into one manageable loan, you’ll get [...]

Should you break up with your student loans?2022-02-14T08:22:02-06:00

Beware of Student Loan Scams

Updated on 4/6/2022 The pause on federal student loan payments and interest has now been extended through August 31, 2022. Throughout the moratorium (and even before), scammers have preyed on borrowers who have taken a financial hit due to the pandemic or are hoping for student loan forgiveness. How can [...]

Beware of Student Loan Scams2022-04-06T09:55:38-05:00

Recorded Webinar: Federal Student Loan Payments Resume Soon – Time to Refinance?

Federal student loan payments and interest are now set to resume after August 31, 2022. What does this mean for federal student loan borrowers? Should you consider refinancing your federal and/or private student loans at today's low interest rates? In our recent webinar, our College Counselor explained the upcoming [...]

Recorded Webinar: Federal Student Loan Payments Resume Soon – Time to Refinance?2022-04-06T09:58:31-05:00

Three Student Loan Refinance Myths

There is endless information available about student loan refinance, but some borrowers may still be confused about the process and their options. What's fact and what's fiction? We can help! Here are three common student loan refinance myths debunked. MYTH #1: I have to refinance all of my student loans. [...]

Three Student Loan Refinance Myths2022-05-12T15:45:08-05:00

Why Refi With a Credit Union?

You've decided to refinance one or more of your student loans - now how do you find the right lender? With so many options available, finding the right option can seem overwhelming. While there are many factors to consider, here are several reasons to select a credit union for [...]

Why Refi With a Credit Union?2022-04-06T10:00:33-05:00

Five Steps to Student Loan Refinance

The idea of making fewer payments and possibly saving money on student loan repayment is appealing, but student loan refinance may seem complicated. Where should you begin? We've broken down what to expect in five basic steps to student loan refinance. 1. Compile a list of your current student loans, [...]

Five Steps to Student Loan Refinance2022-05-12T15:51:56-05:00

The Top 3 Times to Refinance Student Loans

If you’re making payments on private or federal student loans, or a combination of both, you may have considered refinancing or consolidating them. There can be numerous advantages, but when is the right time to refinance? You generally need to be in grace or repayment on one or more student [...]

The Top 3 Times to Refinance Student Loans2022-05-12T15:52:20-05:00
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