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Private Student Loan Refinancing Carries Risks, Rewards
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John Moye was tackling $40,000 in high-rate federal student loans when a friend pointed out that he might find lower rates elsewhere.
 
CFPB Takes Action Against 2 Student Loan 'Debt Relief' Companies
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Two firms accused of offering false hope to borrowers seeking student loan debt relief have been sued by the CFPB, the agency announced Thursday.
 
Arkansas Baptist College receives $30 million federal loan; expected to ease cash crunch
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Officials of Arkansas Baptist College sent me a note this morning saying they'd received word of approval of a $30 million federal loan that should right the finances of the historically black college. I spoke with College President Fitz Hill and Trustee Beth Coulson last summer after some ill financial news. They were unable then to talk for the record about a plan that they believed would ...
 
4 Strategies for Repaying Federal Parent PLUS loans
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When it comes to student loan debt, 20- and 30-something college graduates aren't the only affected population.
 
An Advocate for Student Loan Borrowers
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SUGAR LAND, Texas, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As unmanageable student loan debt continues to plague new graduates, even with recent studies reporting a decrease in the overall amount of student debt, there is no denying that the student loan crisis remains a growing issue that must be addressed.  With more than 40 million young Americans responsible for paying back loans averaging ...
 
Debt Consolidation USA Shares Different Income-Driven Repayment Options For Student Loans
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Debt Consolidation USA recently shared in an article how repayment of federal student loans can be a little bit easier with the different repayment plans available to its borrowers.The article looks at the different options to help make the payment manageable. (PRWeb December 08, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/federal_student_loan/repayment/prweb12374922.htm
 
The time is now, right now, to pay back student loans
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If you have a recent college graduate in your family, be sure that he or she is alert to student loan repayment schedules — some grads need to start repayments before the end of November, which is just a few days away. The rule is that graduates must begin repaying their federal student loans six months after graduation, explained Mark Kantrowitz, senior vice president and publisher of Edvisors ...
 
Debt Consolidation USA Explains Federal And Private Student Loans
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Debt Consolidation USA recently explained in an article on how to understand the difference between federal student loans and private student loans. The article can help students and parents as well in identifying the right student loan for them. (PRWeb November 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/student_loan/types/prweb12356639.htm
 
Are You Making These 6 Costly Student Loan Mistakes?
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New Mexico was the only U.S. state with an average student loan debt balance below $20,000 for the Class of 2013. However, it was still a whopping $18,656, according to a report by The Project on Student ...
 
CLO market sees future in consolidation
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By Joy Wiltermuth NEW YORK, Dec 18 - Man Group's planned acquisition of US fund manager Silvermine Capital appears to be the first sign of an expected wave of consolidation in the CLO market due to tighter ...