Dave Rathmanner

As the VP of Content at LendEDU, Dave regularly plans and writes content to help consumers with their personal finances. Dave’s work has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, Bloomberg, CNBC, US News, Yahoo Finance, NPR, and more.

Articles by Dave Rathmanner:

18
Mar
Current Student Loan Interest Rates

Interest rates for student loans and student loan refinancing change all the time. Whether the market changes, the government makes a change, or something else – it is important to stay on top of the current student loan rates. If you are looking for a new student loan to pay for school, or are considering […]

Posted in: Student Loans,
15
Feb
Delaware Student Loans, Scholarships, and Grants

From student loans to different scholarships and grants, there are ways for students in Delaware to pay for their education — regardless of their age, educational goals, or fields of study.

Posted in: Scholarships, Student Loans,
15
Feb
Connecticut Student Loans, Scholarships, and Grants

When you’re looking for ways to pay for college, it’s hard to know where to begin. This guide will help students hoping to attend college in Connecticut to find ways to fund their education.

Posted in: Scholarships, Student Loans,
14
Feb
Arkansas Student Loans, Scholarships, and Grants

Arkansas has a robust set of scholarships, grants, and private student loans available to students who need help paying for school. Regardless of your major or level of schooling, chances are good that there’s a state-based program that can help you.

Posted in: Scholarships, Student Loans,
28
Jan
SimpleFi Student Loan Refinancing Alternatives

SimpleFi was a student loan refinancing company based in Palo Alto, California. They were originally founded in 2012 with the goal of helping borrowers better manage their student loan debt but they went out of business.

Posted in: Student Loans,
25
Jan
Pell Grants Explained

Keeping up with the rising cost of college is tough, and if you come from a low-income family it is even tougher. The Pell Grant is a need-based federal grant for low-income students who require financial support to pay for college. Pell Grants are awarded to undergraduate students who have not received a bachelor’s degree and to some students [&he

Posted in: Financial Aid,
25
Jan
CornerStone Student Loans: Servicer Review

CornerStone is a well-established not-for-profit federal loan servicer that helps student loan borrowers in repayment. It has a wide variety of options for borrowers to help make repayment easier.

Posted in: Student Loans,
25
Jan
South Dakota Student Loans, Scholarships, and Grants

If you’re a South Dakota student looking to stay in your home state for college, you have several options available to you along with federal offerings. You have you education paid for — and you may not even have to pay some of it back.

Posted in: Scholarships, Student Loans,
24
Jan
DACA Financial Aid Options

If you're a DACA student, it may be hard to get student aid for college. Though your ineligibility for federal funds makes things more difficult, it is still possible to find money for school.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Student Loans,
14
Jan
4 Ways to Save Money While Paying Back Student Loans

Are you having problems making your student loan payments while trying to save extra money? Saving may sound difficult, but it can be done with a little effort.

Posted in: Student Loans,