What Does Student Loan Origination Mean?

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When you apply for a student loan, lender processes your application before it can be approved. In industry terms, this is known as to as student loan origination. Origination Think of the root word “Origin.” This is a brand new loan, created by the lender for you. Student loan origination basically refers to all the …

How to Pay for College

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In this guide we’ll cover the following questions: How do I find affordable colleges? What’s the difference between net price and sticker price? Why should you compare financial aid packages? Can you save money with community or online colleges? What do I do if college savings aren’t enough to cover everything? How important is the …

Scholarships For Aerospace Engineering Students

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With the marked increase in air travel, and more recently, private space exploration, the field of aerospace engineering is garnering more interest than ever before. However, pursuing a career in this field can take years of advanced study. If you are passionate about engineering and more specifically the development, design and manufacture of aircraft, spacecraft and …

Myth: Only Federal Loans Have Forbearance Options

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A lot has been written about forbearance options being one of the many benefits of federal student loans but what is generally overlooked is the fact that some private lenders also offer borrowers this option. Forbearance Options Forbearance allows you to postpone your monthly payments temporarily for a fixed period of time. This can come …

Hobby Scholarships

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Not all scholarships are academic or sports based. In fact, you can earn some scholarship money based on your hobbies! That’s right, the things you do for fun in your free-time can help you pay for college. Scholastic Art & Writing Portfolio Awards Amount: $1,000; $10,000 The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are all about …

FAQ Student Loan Refinance And Consolidation

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Student loan refinance and consolidation is a way for many students to save money on their loans and make management easier. But it’s not always the right choice for everyone. Here we’ve gathered common questions about refi and consolidation. What is student loan consolidation? Student loan consolidation involves combining multiple student loans from different lenders …