• Real Graduates, Real Student Loan Debt

    June 25th, 2014 | Money Management

    The student loan debt crisis has certainly not escaped attention, but what it really look like for the average graduate working to  pay off thousands of dollars in loans? Here are some first-hand accounts from real debtors: “I was always told education would lead to success” These are the words of Raul Tello, a chiropractor […]

  • Spending and Saving In College

    June 19th, 2014 | Money Management

    College students aren’t just graduating with burdensome student loan debts, but credit card debt as well. While not every college student will rack up thousands in a  matter of a few short years, nearly all could use a little life lesson in money management. Here are some savvy spending and saving tips for college students: […]

  • What Is A Student Loan Servicer?

    June 17th, 2014 | Resources

    As a student loan borrower it is important you know some of the details behind your loan. Do you have a federal or private loan? Who is actually managing your loan and records of payment? Who is your student loan servicer? What is a loan servicer? A loan servicer is a company that manages your […]

  • Obama Calls For Student Loan Help

    June 12th, 2014 | News

    The stir up in Washington has been growing in recent months as more political figures are stepping in to call for help. This week, President Obama joined the fight and issued a call for extending student loan debt efforts. Income Based Programs Until now, only borrowers whose loans were initiated between October 2007 and October […]

  • Jobs That Help Student Loan Debt

    June 10th, 2014 | Payment Options

    If you are like most graduates you have entered a disappointing salary bracket and are spinning your wheels in terms of student loan repayment. While you may have chosen a career you love, there are some jobs that can help you with your student loan debt payments. Volunteering Some volunteer organizations like the Peace Corps […]

  • Is College Worth The Cost?

    June 3rd, 2014 | News

    In light of the continued struggle for many to attend college to better their futures, many people are beginning to question whether college is really worth it. Do people with a degree actually make more than those without? Is the cost of student loan debt worth a bump in salary? Does borrowing to attend college […]