Paying Back Student Loans?

Answer Thats not uncommon. I took $10,000 for one semester from a private loan company and owe $160,000. You will never pay it off. Consolidate it, and pay what they say. You will die some day still i... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Paying Back Student Loans

How do student loans work Once I start paying them back, do I have to pay back consistently?

It seems like everyone who answers on this subject just refer you to a website. Here's my knowledge so far on my son's student loan... He just got accepted for his first fiscal year in school and ... Read More »

If I join the Peace Corps straight out of college, can I get a deferment on paying back my student loans?

Peace Corps Volunteers are eligible for certain student loan deferrals for up to 36 months of service. Since Peace Corps Response service is Peace Corps service, you would be eligible for certain d... Read More »

Does paying off student loans build credit?

Are the loans in your name? If so then yes it will build up your credit. After college when you have a job you can get secured credit cards from your bank. Basically you have to put down a few hu... Read More »

Student Loans - should I be paying on them while I'm in school?

If you can afford to pay some on your loans that would be beneficial for you in the long run. However, the unsubsidized loan is the loan that starts accruing interest right away while the subsidize... Read More »