Federal Repayment Plans, Ranked From Worst To Best | Student Loan Planner

Federal Repayment Plans, Ranked From Worst To Best | Student Loan Planner

Here is a ranking of the major federal loan repayment programs worst to best along with an explanation of why I think that. Now I’m not gonna get into the nitty gritty of each, there’s actually probably more repayment programs even than I’m describing. But I wanna hit the major ones so that you can Read more about Federal Repayment Plans, Ranked From Worst To Best | Student Loan Planner[…]

Everything You Need to Know About VA EDRP | Student Loan Program

Everything You Need to Know About VA EDRP | Student Loan Program

Here’s how to use the VAEDRP program, this is the Education Debt Reduction program. This is a program that’s been around for a little while, but it was not nearly as generous in the past as it is today. Congress very recently, in the middle of 2018, changed the amount that you could receive for Read more about Everything You Need to Know About VA EDRP | Student Loan Program[…]

What’s An Income-Driven Repayment Plan? | Student Loan Planner

What’s An Income-Driven Repayment Plan? | Student Loan Planner

What do you need to know about income-driven repayment plans? First of all, IDR is not a repayment plan. IDR stands for the different kinds of income based options that you have to pay back your student loans. A lot of times when people tell me that they’re on an income driven repayment plan, that Read more about What’s An Income-Driven Repayment Plan? | Student Loan Planner[…]

FedLoan Is Kicking People Off IBR | Student Loan Planner

FedLoan Is Kicking People Off IBR | Student Loan Planner

There’s a little bit of a problem in the student loan world right now, especially for people going for PSLF. FedLoan is telling people that you have to switch to Revised Pay As You Earn if you want to remain eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness if you no longer have what’s called a “partial Read more about FedLoan Is Kicking People Off IBR | Student Loan Planner[…]

Occupational Therapist Student Loan Forgiveness Options | Student Loan Planner

Occupational Therapist Student Loan Forgiveness Options | Student Loan Planner

We’ve been helping a lot of occupational therapists lately with their student loan debt to figure out exactly what to do when you owe more than a lot of people’s mortgage. Our typical occupational therapist client has about 180,000 of student loan debt, which when you think about the salaries of an OT maybe being Read more about Occupational Therapist Student Loan Forgiveness Options | Student Loan Planner[…]

Pay down student loans with Fifth Third Momentum™

Pay down student loans with Fifth Third Momentum™

Want to make your college loan disappear? Introducing Fifth Third Momentum. It’s the app that links your Fifth Third debit card to your student loan and let’s you round up transactions to pay it down. Download the app and sign into your Fifth Third account using your online user name and password, then it’s as Read more about Pay down student loans with Fifth Third Momentum™[…]

Endodontist Student Loan Repayment Options | Student Loan Planner

Endodontist Student Loan Repayment Options | Student Loan Planner

Endodontists have a hard time when it comes to student loan debt, because not only do they need to go through four years of dental school, they then have to go through a two or three year residency program, where sometimes they might even accumulate additional debt. How does this all happen? Well as you Read more about Endodontist Student Loan Repayment Options | Student Loan Planner[…]

Considering Buying A House In California? | Student Loan Planner

Considering Buying A House In California? | Student Loan Planner

The three most expensive real estate markets in the country right now are one, San Jose, two, San Francisco, three, Anaheim, four, Honolulu, and five, San Diego. That is a little bit of a concerning trend. What do you notice about four of those five most expensive cities? They’re all located in California. Why is Read more about Considering Buying A House In California? | Student Loan Planner[…]

Student Loan Forbearance: When is it Actually a Good Idea? | Student Loan Planner
FedLoan Servicing Cost Us | Student Loan Planner

FedLoan Servicing Cost Us | Student Loan Planner

Raise your hand if you’ve been personally victimized by FedLoan servicing. My wife and I suffered what I think are pretty significant losses by FedLoan’s inaccurate record-keeping and accounting systems for her med school student loans. If you’re going through something take advantage of some of the tips in this article and also feel free Read more about FedLoan Servicing Cost Us | Student Loan Planner[…]