How can I get rid of my private student loan and switch to a federal loan with a lower interest rate?

Answer Call the US Department of Education because sometimes they will buy your loan off and then you can pay them instead. I have a student loan through the Dept. of Ed. and my interest is only 2%. Cal... Read More »

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How to Obtain a Private Low-Interest Student Loan?

Student loans are often a major component of financial aid packages prepared for students. Oftentimes grants, scholarships and even federally subsidized student loans may not be enough to cover all... Read More »

How can you tell if a student loan is private or federal?

How to Lower Private Student Loan Payments?

Private student loans are educational loans provided by a bank and typically come with high interest rates, heavy fees and terms that are notoriously hard to negotiate. Unlike federal student loans... Read More »

Can a student loan issuing company (private bank) force you to pay off the student loan before you graduate?

If you are still in school no. It is called a deferment. They can only make you pay if your at in school 6 months later. That is stated in all student loan contracts. Go to your financial aid depar... Read More »