Student Loan Deferment – College Ave

Students and graduates typically defer their student loan payments for two reasons. They’re currently in school or they’re finding it difficult to make payments after graduation due to their financial… Read more

Biden Gets a Failing Grade on Student Loan Relief Extension

Timing is everything, and Biden’s timing on the federal student loan payment and interest freeze has been awful. To be fair, any decision on student loan relief will be controversial.… 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

How to Get Navient Student Loan Forgiveness (The Complete 2022 Guide)

Note: Navient announced on January 13, 2022 that they had reached a settlement with 39 state Attorneys General providing $1.7 billion in forgiveness to some borrowers with private student loans… Read more

107 Ways to Pay Off Student Loans Faster (and Save Money)

If you’re sick of making student loan payments and see no end in sight, you’ll love this guide with tons of ways to pay off your student loans faster and… Read more

Preparing for the Student Loan Restart

As many readers of this website already know, borrowers of federal student loans have not needed to make student loan payments since the beginning of the COVID-19 crises. This has… Read more

5 Steps to Get Income-Driven Repayment Plan Forgiveness

Most federal student loan borrowers have two options for forgiveness after graduation: public service loan forgiveness (PSLF), available only for those who work for a 501(c)3 or government entity, or… Read more