Stafford Federal Student Loan interest rates are 6.8% or 3.4%?

Answer The current rate is 3.4% for all federal student loans that were first originated during the 2011-12 award year (July 1, 2011 -June 30, 2012). If Congress does not extend the lower rates, the ... Read More »

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What Are Student Loan Interest Rates?

Direct Stafford Loans are federal loans distributed from the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program. They have low interest rates to allow students to afford a two- or four-year college degree... Read More »

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

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 »

I need a student loan with the lowest interest rates?

I don't know if you submitted a fafsa yet, but it would be a pretty good idea if you had. This will probably get you a calgrant if you need money. As for loans, you should try and contact your csu'... Read More »

Agency that controls Student Loan Interest Rates?

market is controlling rates...…there's some great rates... if you have a good credit score