Articles by Melissa Horton:
Late in 2017, the Department of Education reported that the number of student loan borrowers failing to make on-time payments for a prolonged period after graduation was on the rise. Nearly 11.5 percent of borrowers defaulted within three years after leaving school, and more are slated to join the ranks as college costs continue to rise. For […]
Keeping up with your credit card payment each month is necessary to maintain a healthy credit score, not to mention available credit on one or more cards. However, it isn’t uncommon for due dates to sneak up, creating a sense of urgency and causing people to question how long it takes for a credit card payment […]
Granite State services both federal and private student loans. If you've been assigned Granite State as your loan servicer, it will help you manage your loan repayment plan, monthly payments, and any other questions you have about your student loans.
Co-branded airline credit cards can be a smart way to rack up frequent flyer miles for your favorite airline, particularly when the ability to earn miles extends beyond purchases for airfare. In recent months, American Express and Delta SkyMiles have come together to offer some cardholders an added benefit of using miles in advance of earning them […]
Living overseas, whether permanently or for a short period of time, comes with many challenges as well as opportunities for U.S. citizens. Figuring out the banking system in a new country can be one of those obstacles. But if you prepare in advance by getting the right U.S.-based credit card, you can save yourself a […]
According to Nationwide’s website, the company has decided to “transition away from full-service retail banking” and will no longer accept new student loan refinance applications. The information below regarding Nationwide’s student loan refinance product will no longer be accurate. (Read More) Compare student loan refinance companies to find an opt