More than 1 in 3 Public Service Loan Forgiveness Applications are Denied

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Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness is the centerpiece of many borrowers student loan repayment strategy.  Using this plan, borrowers work for the government or a not-for-profit agency, and after 10 years of making student loan payments, the debt is forgiven… at least that is the plan. Unfortunately, many borrowers who …

Darien Rowayton Bank Announces Creation of Laurel Road for Student Loans

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For years Darien Rowayton Bank as been a leading lender in the world of student loan refinancing and consolidation.  Today they unveiled a rebranding effort, advertising their student loan services under the name of “Laurel Road”. [Further Reading: Student Loan Sherpa Reviews Laurel Road] Why the Change? Darien Rowayton Bank …

MEFA Student Loan Refinancing Review

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(Editors Note: Article updated on 6/17/17 to include $200 customer bonus information) The Massachusetts Educational Finance Authority, better known as MEFA, was created by the Massachusetts legislature over 30 years ago with the goal of providing access to higher education in the State of Massachusetts.  While people without ties to …