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FAQ About Credit Scores And Student Loans

Most students would not have had much opportunity to build their credit history by the time they are ready to start college. This begs a few questions – will having no or little credit make it that much more difficult to get a student loan? If you do manage to get a loan with no …
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Student Loan Scams: 4 Red Flags

With student loan debt soaring into the trillions, an unsolicited e-mail or phone call from a company claiming that they can help forgive and eliminate your student loan debt may seem like a dream come true. But beware—this dream is more likely to turn into a nightmare. Student loan scams are more rampant than you may …
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Education Dept. Plans to Reform Student Loan Repayment System Fall Through

12/19/2018 Nobody said that the government, federal student loans, student debt, and repayment plans were simple concepts. They interweave in often frustratingly complicated ways. More often than not, loans leave borrowers scratching their heads. When it comes time to their student loans, people are often confused and do not know how to even start repaying. …