All articles tagged: “Student Loans”

(15 total)

Guide

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Financing College With Bad Credit (4 Loan & Grant Options)

Financing College With Bad Credit

Whether you’re an adult looking to go back to school or a parent funding your children’s education, it’s important... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 3/14/16

Study

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6 Studies Analyzing Student Loan Debt and What It Really Means

6 Studies Analyzing Student Loan Debt and What It Really Means

Student loans are the hot topic of the financial world lately, and for good reason. The number of students... read more »

Logan Ladnyk

By: Logan Ladnyk • 6/16/15

Guide

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A Quick Guide to the 4 Most Common Federal Student Loans

A Quick Guide to the 4 Most Common Federal Student Loans

If you need a loan to attend college, federal aid should be your first step. Federal student loans offer lower... read more »

Aaron Crowe

By: Aaron Crowe • 5/4/15

Guide

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How to Get Financial Aid When You’re a Student with Bad Credit

How to Get Financial Aid When You’re a Student with Bad Credit

College is more expensive than ever. According to the College Board, the average student at a private university... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 1/2/15

Guide

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5 Ways to Get Rid of Your Student Loans

5 Ways to Get Rid of Your Student Loans

When struggling to find employment post-graduation and working at the local Starbucks to make ends meet, it’s hard... read more »

Stefanie O'Connell

By: Stefanie O'Connell • 11/4/14

Blog

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4 (Vital) Facts About Student Loans & Credit

4 (Vital) Facts About Student Loans & Credit

With student loan debt now at record levels in the U.S., it’s time we take a look at the question of what student... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/14/14

Blog

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SALT Program Helps Students Master Their Finances

SALT Program Helps Students Master Their Finances

In a nutshell: Developed by nonprofit American Student Assistance, SALT™ is a free online resource that helps... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/13/14

Guide

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7 Ways to Save on Student Loans, Featuring Edvisors

7 Ways to Save on Student Loans, Featuring Edvisors

Now exceeding $1.2 trillion, student loan debt has become the second largest form of consumer debt in the United... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 9/2/14

Blog

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Student Loan Bill Dies in Senate 56-38

Student Loan Bill Dies in Senate 56-38

A student loan bill that would’ve allowed borrowers to refinance their loans in return for higher taxes on the... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/12/14

Blog

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Obama’s Order Eases Student Loan Payments

Obama’s Order Eases Student Loan Payments

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday capping student loan payments at 10... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/9/14

Blog

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Students, Getting Credit Has Never Been Easier!

Students, Getting Credit Has Never Been Easier!

There’s no better time to get started learning about credit and building your credit history than as a student.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/17/14

Blog

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Will the Military Pay Off My Student Loans?

Will the Military Pay Off My Student Loans?

The military can assist with student loan repayment, but most programs are for loans from or guaranteed by the... read more »

Doug Nordman

By: Doug Nordman • 12/20/13

Guide

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How to Pay Off Student Loans After a Death

How to Pay Off Student Loans After a Death

Losing a child, a spouse or other close family member is a devastating blow. It is understandable if you feel like... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 11/29/13

Study

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Student Loans Now Largest Category of U.S. Household Debt

Student Loans Now Largest Category of U.S. Household Debt

Student loans have overtaken both credit card and automobile debt as the largest percentage of household debt in... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/2/13

Blog

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Is it Difficult for Students to Get Bad Credit Loans?

Is it Difficult for Students to Get Bad Credit Loans?

Paying for school is expensive. While government financial aid can help, it sometimes isn’t enough to cover all... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 6/18/13