LendEDU’s Student Loan Video Course

With the costs of higher education rising, more and more students are finding themselves using financial aid and student loans to pay for college. Navigating the world of financial aid can be difficult for students and their families. Financial jargon coupled with mountains of resources has made understanding student loans difficult for borrowers. At LendEDU we aim to simplify the student loan market for borrowers. We created this short, 20 minute video course designed to help borrowers better understand student loans. Each 60 second video in the series covers a particular topic related to financial aid and student loans. For more in depth explanations of any of the topics covered please see our resources section. Enjoy!

Key Topics Included:

  • What is FAFSA?
  • EFC Explained
  • Grants vs. Student Loans
  • Stafford Loans Explained
  • Perkins Loans Explained
  • PLUS Loans Explained
  • Private Student Loans
  • What is a cosigner? What are the risks?
  • Variable vs. Fixed Rates
  • Origination Fees Explained
  • Promissory Notes
  • Payment Plans
  • Refinance & Consolidation

If you have any feedback or would like to suggest a future topic, you may do so using the contact form on our website.