Important news about Student Loans and Education.
Current news and events relating to student loans are listed below.
AnnaMaria Andriotis - Wall Street Journal
If you are considering refinancing your student loan, be on alert. Interest rate savings on student loan refinancing are shrinking as short-term rates have started rising.
Katie Lobosco - CNN Money
Another opportunity to assist in paying off your student loans is being promoted in Congress. The bill would make employer contributions to your student loan payments tax deductible -- not unlike contributions companies make to their workers' 401(k)s.
Kelly Peeler - Forbes Magazine
70% of Generation Z’s know very little about student loans according to a recent survey, writes Kelly Peeler of Forbes Magazine. If you are approaching college and don’t know much about student loans, start here for some basics.
Shaun Plum - Fox Business
Reviewing your personal finances is a great New Year’s resolution. Refinancing your student loans to a lower rate is a good place to start. See the article by Shaun Plum for more information.
Stephen Dash - Forbes Contributor
Student loan borrowers have guidelines for spending the money they borrow. See the article by Stephen Dash of Forbes for ideas on what is allowable.
Ryan Lane - Senior Editor for American Student Assistance
As holidays roll around, those with student loans should be careful with spending. Ryan Lane, senior editor for American Student Assistance, describes several strategies to reduce holiday spending.
Teddy Nykiel - Nerdwallet
Teddy Nykiel describes SoFi’s latest student loan solution, a cash out refinance product. Is this a product for you? Read the article and see.