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National Student Loan News

July 16, 2018 Mike Brown
In Washington D.C., U.S. Senators Rubio and Warren have gotten together to introduce a bill meant to protect student loan borrowers. Losing your license can be one of many bad things that happen when you default on your student loans. However, many struggling borrowers might be able to stop fearing that loss if a new bill […]

Regional Student Loan News

June 13, 2018 Mike Brown
Georgia Military College will begin offering a tuition discount for law enforcement officers. Georgia Military College commemorated Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15 by honoring fallen officers and announcing a new tuition discount for any law enforcement officer who wants to attend the college. Officers will get a 10 percent discount on their tuition at […]

Editor's Picks

January 10, 2018 Andrew Rombach
Pictured above is Sec. Betsy DeVos walking out to speak the CPAC 2017 in Maryland.The Secretary of the Department of Education, Betsy DeVos, recently suggested that the government helped cover the costs of the Affordable Healthcare Act, popularly known as Obamacare, by subsidizing the student loan market in a Politico interview.The comment came after a […]

Betsy DeVos Comes Under Fire Once Again
November 08, 2017 Andrew Rombach

Student Loan Industry News

July 10, 2018 Mike Brown
Vocado, a student loan information platform, was recently acquired by Oracle. According to a recent press release, the cloud software service company Oracle announced the acquisition of Vocado, a software company that focuses on improving the student loan and financial aid process.More specifically, Vocado will join the Oracle Student Cloud - a software suite that focuses […]

International Student Loan News

November 16, 2017 Andrew Rombach
​Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party in the UK, has walked back on previous comments he made regarding forgiving student loan debt.Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party and the Opposition in the United Kingdom, took back previous comments he has made regarding his intention to forgive all historic student loan debt in the […]

Credit Card News

July 20, 2018 Mike Brown
American Express is now offering rewards throughout the summer, including plenty of opportunities when you dine. With so many credit cards to choose from these days, how important is selecting one for the credit card rewards program?Not surprisingly, this aspect is vital, and cardholders will pay to get their rewards, according to a recent study by […]

Personal Loan News

June 18, 2018 Mike Brown
Upgrade recently introduced its Personal Credit Line product, which will allow consumers to draw from it when needed. A new consumer lending product will hit the market soon, and users may find it brings the best of a combined world: a credit card and a personal loan.Earlier this month, online lender Upgrade introduced its Personal Credit […]

Auto Loan News

June 05, 2018 Mike Brown
Interest rates on new vehicle loans in April continued at higher levels not seen since 2009. The annual percentage rate (APR) on new financed vehicles averaged 5.6 percent, according to data by Edmunds, a vehicle information and shopping platform.This represents the third consecutive month that rates have jumped above 5 percent. It noticeably exceeds a […]
Report Highlights Climbing Auto Loan Rates
May 04, 2018 Andrew Rombach