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What Happens When You Default on Student Loans?

August 13, 2020

Here we look at what happens when you miss a student loan payment and some options for avoiding default. Read more.

What is a Cosigner?

September 10, 2019

Have bad credit or no credit and need a loan to buy something? Learn how using a cosigner could help. Read more.

How to Manage Student Loan Debt Successfully (From the Start)

August 1, 2019

To manage student loan debt successfully, it’s important to start before you even request financial aid. Here's what you need to know. Read more.

How to Get Student Loans with No Credit or Bad Credit

May 23, 2019

College is expensive. If you need to borrow money for school, your credit score could impact the loans you can get. Here's what you need to know about your credit score and student loans. Read more.

Saving Money on Student Housing: On and Off Campus

April 17, 2019

To live on campus or off? Student housing options offer different experiences and expenses. No matter where you decide to live in college, there are ways to save! Read more.

Employers Should Consider Student Loan Help As A Benefit

December 14, 2018

Our survey shows over half of Americans with student debt are willing to trade one or more benefits for help paying off student loans. Read more.

Complete Guide to Money Management for College Students

November 14, 2018

Managing your money while in college can be a challenge. Use these tips to learn to practice smart financial habits. Read more.

90% of Americans Don’t Know How Long it Takes to Pay Off Student Loans

September 21, 2018

We polled 1,000 Americans and asked them what they knew about student loans — and the results we found will likely surprise you. Read more.