Articles by Jennifer Lobb:
Both private student loans and federal loans can go into default status. Though the consequences can vary based on loan type, one thing is certain — a student loan default can negatively impact your finances and credit score and should be avoided if possible.
PAYE is an income-driven repayment plan that caps monthly student loan payments at 10% of the borrower's discretionary income and may result in loan forgiveness after 20 years of on-time payments.
Both SoFi and CommonBond offer student loan refinancing services, and the two share many benefits, including competitive rates. This SoFi vs. CommonBond comparison will offer insight into when one lender may be better than the other.
Both LightStream and Sofi provide affordable loans to borrowers with good credit, but which lender is best for you? In this guide, we review both loans and cover some scenarios where one lender may be better than the other.
The flexibility and affordability of personal loans makes them a good option for financing a scooter or moped if you can’t afford to buy one with cash. Compare lenders with dealer financing to find the best rates and terms for your budget.
LightStream is an online lender designed to accommodate and reward borrowers with good-to-excellent credit histories. The application is quick, the interest rate can be exceptionally low, and in some cases, you can receive your LightStream loan on the same day you apply.
SoFi and LendKey can both help you to refinance student loans but they have some different features. Compare terms, rates, fees, and more to determine which is best for you.
Though undergraduate and graduate students were once able to seek financial assistance through the Connext Private Loan, this product is no longer available. Student borrowers with a Connext private loan should be aware that all Connext Loans are now serviced by Launch Servicing.
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