CARES Act Extension: New Opportunities for YOU

On August 6th, 2021, the Biden administration announced the CARES Act Extension. Borrowers who hold federal student loans will now be interest and payment-free until January 31st, 2022. The pause… Read more

Organizing and Maintaining Your Daily Finances

After high school, your personal daily finances become complex. Then, after college, they become even more complex. With each additional milestone in life, your personal finances become more challenging to… Read more

PSLF vs. Refinance: Which Is a Better Option for You?

Choosing whether to pay your loans down to zero or pursue an attractive loan forgiveness program, like Public Service Loan Forgiveness, can seem like a daunting task. It doesn’t have… Read more

How Many Parent PLUS Loans Can You Get?

A Parent PLUS Loan offers an opportunity for parents to cover their child’s higher education costs. But how many Parent PLUS Loans can you get? The answer depends on your… Read more

5 Physician Loans in Colorado for Homebuyers

The pandemic has created a hot real estate market and that’s especially true in places like Colorado. In fact, in 2020 more people moved to the state of Colorado than… Read more

Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Loan Repayment Program: What is STAR LRP?

The federal government offers several loan forgiveness plans in exchange for fulfilling service obligations in designated areas and professions. A notable example is the Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery… Read more

Help! I Just Received My First Student Loan Bill

When the first student loan bill shows up, it can be a scary and/or stressful time, but if you make smart decisions now, you can save yourself a lot of… Read more

Pros and Cons of Rolling Student Loans Into Your Mortgage

Student loans and mortgages are two of the primary drivers behind consumer debt. According to recent Federal Reserve data, Americans had $10.44 trillion of outstanding mortgage debt and $1.57 trillion of… Read more

Planning for Early Student Loan Payoff

Lingering debt has the potential to prevent you from maximizing your earnings. Specifically, hefty student loan payments can interfere in building an emergency financial cushion or saving for a down… Read more

Periodontist Salary: Is it Worth the Student Debt?

If you’re not sure what a periodontist is, it’s a dental specialty. A periodontist mainly treats cases of severe or complex bone, jaw, or gum disease and are also trained… Read more