What is the Difference Between the Limited Waiver and Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness?

When the 99% rejection rate on initial PSLF applications was first revealed, it shocked both borrowers and government officials. By rejecting almost every borrower application, something was clearly wrong with… Read more

Survey: Top 10 Professions Pursuing Student Loan Forgiveness

For many people, student loans are a path to get the necessary educational requirements to pursue a certain profession. While student loan debt amounts vary based on school, such as… Read more

What Could Biden do to Help Private Student Loan Borrowers?

Over the past year, President Biden has enacted numerous policies to help student loan borrowers. Biden altered policy to help thousands of borrowers qualify for PSLF. He has extended the… Read more

Does Loan Consolidation Affect PSLF Eligibility?

After the announcement of the PSLF waiver on October 6, 2021, we’ve had hundreds of calls with folks about this topic. One question we inevitably hear is “should I consolidate my loans?”… Read more

How to Take Advantage of the Temporary Changes to Federal Student Loan Forgiveness

For over a decade, earning student loan forgiveness has been needlessly and unfairly complicated. When the first batch of borrowers eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness submitted their applications, over… Read more

How the Biden Administration is Updating IDR Payment Counts

On April 19, 2022, the Department of Education announced a temporary program to update the IDR payment counts for many federal student loan borrowers. The exact details, explained below, are… Read more

What to Know About Fresh Start for Federal Student Loans

When the Biden Administration announced a sixth extension to the federal student loan payment pause and interest waiver, it mentioned a “fresh start” program to provide delinquent and defaulted borrowers… Read more

Student Loan Forgiveness is Probably Happening: What to do Right Now

The chances of student loan forgiveness happening in the next six months have gone up dramatically. The Biden administration is ironing out the details, but a significant announcement on federal… Read more

How to Consolidate or Refinance Aidvantage Student Loans

If you are unhappy with your Aidvantage loans, consolidation and refinancing both offer many perks, including a fresh start with a new servicer. Before jumping into the details and the… Read more

How to Fix Federal Student Loan Servicing

Federal student loan servicers are more than just a headache for borrowers. The government entrusts these companies to manage over a trillion dollars in federal assets. They continue to fail… Read more