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27
Nov
Conduent Education Services (Originally ACS Student Loans) Review

Conduent Education Services manages private and federal student loans. You cannot choose to borrow from Conduent, but may be assigned it as loan servicer. However, you can refinance to move to a different lender.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
27
Nov
4 Tips for Parent PLUS Loan Repayment

Repaying federal Parent PLUS Loans can be a challenge. Consider refinancing your loans into the student’s name, consolidating loans so they become eligible for Public Service Loan forgiveness, or exploring different repayment plan options.

Posted in: Student Loans,
27
Nov
Great Lakes Student Loans Review: What You Need to Know

Great Lakes Loans is an official federal student loan servicer for the U.S. Department of Education. While student loan servicers are assigned to you, you can change your servicer if you consolidate your loans. Read our Great Lakes review to help you decide if it’s right for you.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_review,
27
Nov
PAYE vs. REPAYE: Which Student Loan Repayment Plan is Better?

Both PAYE and REPAYE cap your payments at 10% of your monthly discretionary income. The main difference is that you can still use REPAYE if your monthly payments would be higher than on the Standard 10-Year plan, but not with PAYE.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_comparison,
27
Nov
How to Handle Student Loans While on Maternity Leave

If you’re about to be a mother, whether it’s for the first time or not, then you’ve probably thought about all the changes in your life that are coming — especially in the area of finances. Having a baby alters your financial picture. If you take maternity or paternity leave, those changes can be even […]

Posted in: Student Loans,
26
Nov
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.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: loan review, ptype_review,
26
Nov
Nationwide Renters Insurance Review

Nationwide renters insurance can cover a variety of belongings and costs. The company offers renters insurance discounts and bundle savings deals.

Posted in: Insurance,
Tags: product review, ptype_review,
26
Nov
Student Loan Comparison Calculator

Using this student loan comparison calculator can help you determine which private student loan or refinance loan best fits your needs.

Posted in: Student Loans,
Tags: ptype_calculator,
26
Nov
How Do Student Loans Work?

Student loans are designed to provide funding for your education. There are loans available from both the federal government and from private lenders. Interest rates are also standardized on federal loans while they vary from lender to lender for private loans.

Posted in: Student Loan Information, Student Loans,
26
Nov
Best Mortgage Lenders of 2019

Finding the right mortgage lender can help to make your home more affordable. Check out our picks for the best mortgage lenders, including Better, SoFi, New American, Bank of America, and loanDepot.

Posted in: Mortgages,
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