Private Student Loans

16
Feb
A Look Into the History of Student Loans

The history of student loans goes as far back as 1840. Follow along our timeline of the history of student loans to see how the present-day student loan industry was formed.

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05
Jan
Custom Choice by Cognition Financial Student Loan Review

Cognition Financial offers the Custom Choice Loan that comes with competitive interest rates and perks not offered by most competitors.

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04
Jan
Navy Federal Credit Union Student Loans Review

Navy Federal Credit Union offers private student loans as well as student loan refinancing options. This particular loan provider is limited to active-duty, reserve, and retired military members, their families, and individuals who work for or are contracted by the Department of Defense.

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04
Jan
Funding University Review

Funding University specializes in offering student loans for those without cosigners. If you don't qualify for other private student loans on your own, Funding U is worth considering.

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04
Jan
Sixup Student Loans Review

Sixup is an online lender that provides private student loans to borrowers with limited credit history and no cosigner. The lender is worth considering if you can't qualify for traditional private student loans or if you don't have a cosigner.

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04
Jan
ELFI vs. SoFi: Student Loans Comparison

If you want to borrow for school or refinance existing student loans, consider SoFi or ELFI. SoFi offers low rates and interest rate discounts for multiple loans. ELFI is a newer lender with flexible repayment terms.

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04
Jan
Discover Student Loans Review

Discover offers student loans for both undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a loan to refinance and consolidate existing loans. Discover Student Loans have competitive rates, unique benefits, and may be a good choice for you depending on your situation.

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04
Jan
Ascent Student Loans Review

Ascent offers student loans for undergraduates and graduates with or without a cosigner. Students who don’t have an income, credit history, or a cosigner at their disposal will need to meet Ascent's criteria to be approved for a non-cosigned loan.

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01
Oct
Connext Student Loan Review and Alternatives

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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01
Oct
Cosigning a Student Loan: Pros and Cons

Many lenders do not offer student loans to borrowers who have a low credit score or no credit history. One way for these borrowers to receive approval is by adding a cosigner to their loan.

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