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6 Tips for Choosing the Right Private Student Loan Lender

October 7, 2010 | posted by Jeff Sheely.

When researching private student loan options, our best advice is to do your homework and compare, compare, compare. True comparison shopping is about looking at various lenders’ offers, including their real-time rates and terms, so that you can see everything that’s available to you.
Comparison Shopping

1) Use the Student Loan Marketplace to shop for your private…

Save Money By Getting Interest-Free Student Loans

September 30, 2010 | posted by Tia Peterson.

Every year, students who need money to pay for college file a FAFSA and are presented a financial aid package which includes Federal scholarships, grants, and loans. Often times, the financial aid package doesn’t cover all of the costs associated with college. When looking for resources to pay for the rest of the costs, we…

How Do New Private Student Loan Trends Affect Your Family?

June 23, 2010 | posted by Peter Carroll.

Recent trends have dramatically impacted the number of private student loans available and the variety of terms and interest rates.

When then credit crisis broke out in 2007, the number of large banks offering private student loans went from 80 to 10, resulting in little competition and rising interest rates (see: Recent Trends in Private…