Does Deferment or Forbearance Time Count for Student Loan Forgiveness

Federal student loans have excellent perks like Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) and Income-Driven Repayment (IDR) Forgiveness. Borrowers who work for an eligible employer can have their student debt forgiven… Read more

PSLF Expanded to Include FFEL, Perkins Loans, and Graduated, Extended Repayment PLans

It finally happened! The Department of Education is finally fixing many of the issues that made Public Service Loan Forgiveness a mess. There is a ton to unpack with this… Read more

PSLF Waiver Opportunity – How to Qualify & Get Forgiveness Faster

On October 6, 2021, the Department of Education announced a sweeping action to expand Public Service Loan Forgiveness. This Public Service Loan Forgiveness waiver opportunity only lasts until October 31,… Read more

FFELP Loan Forgiveness Options (Including Temporary PSLF Discharge)

Despite the FFEL program ending in 2010, there‚Äôs still a massive amount of outstanding student loan debt stemming from the program. In fact, as of the second quarter of 2021,… Read more

Options After Student Loan Payment Pause Expires

The student loan payment pause and interest waiver will eventually end. When it does, what options are available for financial relief if you have not yet got a job and… Read more