Category: Loans

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Student loan services screwing 30 percent more troops and counting

February 27th, 2020 | Posted in Loans, Uncategorized When will the loan servicers stop the nonsense? Why isn’t the Department of Education holding their feet to the fire? Consider this.  The Department of Justice (Justice, not Education), documented that Sallie Mae has been overcharging interest to active duty members of the military since 2005,

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Making Student Loan Servicing Work for Borrowers

February 26th, 2020 | Posted in Loans, Uncategorized The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) asked for comments on student loan servicing a few months ago.  Thousands of borrowers and their advocates responded before yesterday’s deadline, highlighting again and again that the current system does not work well for borrowers and is not created to

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The Complete Guide to Income-Driven Repayment Plans for Federal Student Loans

February 22nd, 2020 | Posted in Loans, Uncategorized Student loan debt can feel like a huge burden, especially if your monthly payments are outrageously high. In some cases, your student loan payments may even be more than your rent. How are you expected to manage? Luckily, there are ways to make your monthly

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