Blog Archive

What’s the deal with IDR renewals during the COVD-19 payment freeze?

The CARES Act student loan benefits officially expired on September 30th, but by Executive Order the President extended them out to 12/31/2020. What was NOT...
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Five Student Loan Steps for 2020 Graduates to Consider NOW

Grace Period… or Question Mark? If you graduated from school with federal student loan debt in the COVID-19 era, student loan repayment is not something expected...
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COVID-19 Federal Stimulus Package: How It Impacts Student Loans

By Presidential Executive Order, the halt of accruing interest and payments loans has been extended out to 12/31/2020. The extension applies only to the same...
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Dept of Ed Reports 350% Growth in PSLF Granted

The Dept of Education released its most updated report of PSLF activity and, from June 2019 to June 2020, tax-free loan forgiveness granted grew from...
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Student Loan Marketplace Update | July 2020

If you're not enrolled in an Income-Driven Repayment Plan and pursuing Public Service Loan Forgiveness just yet, this update may be a bit technical for...
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5 Student Loan Actions to Consider After Graduation

If you're finishing school with significant student debt, and preparing to begin work during these trying times, rest assured that you're not alone... and that...
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Just how many 501c3 non-profit jobs are out there?

We're so glad you asked! The US Bureau of Labor Statistics suggests that in 2016, there were 12.3 million 501c3 jobs in the US. To...
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Marriage, Taxes & Student Loans

Guest post from DWOQ, February, 2020 http://dwoq.wpengine.com/marriage-taxes-and-student-loans/
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The FUTURE Act and PSLF

You may have seen that President Trump just signed into law the FUTURE Act, and you’ll likely be hearing more about this into the New...
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Navient’s Deceptive Practices Explained in New Report

https://www.forbes.com/sites/adamminsky/2019/09/24/unsealed-documents-reveal-navients-deceptive-student-loan-practices/#3aa5a4c23e7e
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