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Get to Know Private Student Loan Repayment Options, Restrictions
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Back in May, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., introduced the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act, a bill that would have allowed borrowers to refinance their private student loans into the federal loan program, under existing federal loan interest rates. These loans would then be eligible for many of the lower payment and forgiveness benefits available to federal loan borrowers. After ...
 
Top Two Student Loan Consolidation Companies For Debt Plagued Florida Residents Announced By ...
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New student loan consolidation review site announces top federal and private loan consolidation companies for Florida residents who owe an average of $23,873 in student loans. (PRWeb July 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/student-loan/consolidation-Florida/prweb12050066.htm
 
Most don't realize that consolidating federal student loans can be free
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In truth, federal loan consolidation is a free right that the government offers to all borrowers.
 
Beware of Student Loan Repayment Scams
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As millions are struggling to pay off student loans, scammers have created phony “debt relief” companies that promise to help – for a price.
 
A New Hope for Student Loan Defaulters
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A change to the federal student loan program this month presents a huge opportunity to borrowers who have defaulted on their loans from the government.
 
Fitch: US Student Loan Sales May Raise ABS Servicer Risk
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Bank sales of Federal Family Education Loan Program loan portfolios could increase ABS issuance and intensify risks for small, not-for-profit servicers and bondholders, Fitch Ratings says.
 
Student Loan Repayment Scams: How To Avoid Being Ripped Off
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Millions of Americans are struggling to pay off their student loans and desperate to find a way to lower those monthly payments.
 
Student debt companies are charging vulnerable borrowers for services they should get for free
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Illinois is the first state to sue companies that allegedly duped indebted college graduates into paying for student loan services they could have easily gotten for free.
 
Watch for Warning Signs of Student Loan Company Scams
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Student loans can be confusing and complicated. Here are three warning signs to look out for when evaluating student loan services. Promising loan forgiveness and extremely low payments: While there are many lower payment and forgiveness options available, especially for federal student loans, they are all strictly regulated and you have to be eligible to benefit from them.
 
4 Changes Coming to Student Loan Interest Rates, Rules
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Most regulatory changes, including changes to student loan interest rates, are effective on July 1, despite the fact that the federal fiscal year doesn't begin until October 1. This is partially due to a requirement that the Department of Education give advance notice of any proposed regulatory changes, including those dealing with student loans. Federal law mandates that the Department of ...