The Government Desperately Needs to Simplify Student Loan Repayment

For many borrowers, repayment of federal student loans is a scary proposition. Massive balances and unaffordable monthly bills scare some into thinking they will never pay off their student loans.… Read more

What Student Loan Fixes are Next from Biden?

When the Department of Education announced a major expansion of Public Service Loan Forgiveness this month, several significant issues that plagued student loan borrowers were fixed. Before the announcement, the… Read more

Published Cost Estimates of Dental School Are Totally Wrong

Imagine if you told a patient you’d charge them $1,000 for a root canal. Then, they get the bill in the mail and it says they owe $1,250. The patient… 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

How 401(k) and 457 Retirement Plan Contributions Lower Student Loan Payments

Without question, my favorite student loan hack is putting money in a retirement account so that you can get lower student loan payments. For borrowers on income-driven repayment plans, monthly… Read more