SoFi Review 2016

SoFi Student Loan Consolidation Review for 2016

Michael Lux Blog, Consolidation, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 0 Comments

When this site first reviewed SoFi, we described SoFi as a startup put together by a group of Stanford business students and funded by an alumni network.  SoFi started out offering loans at Stanford and quickly added other schools.  Five years later, SoFi is the biggest company in the student loan …

College Ave Student Loan Refinancing Review

College Ave Student Loan Refinancing Review

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Last year, College Ave was a brand new company entering the private student loan market.  This year they have expanded and added student loan refinancing to their options.  College Ave does offer very competitive interest rates with their refinancing and consolidation options, making them a good option in certain circumstances. …

student loans rankings update

The Best Student Loan Consolidation Companies: March 2016 Rankings Update

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The growth of student loan debt in the United States has created a rapidly expanding student loan refinancing market.  Many borrowers are taking advantage of their status as college graduates and leveraging their improved creditworthiness into lower student loan interest rates and payments. One of the byproducts of the rapid …

CordiaGrad Student Loan Review

CordiaGrad Student Loan Consolidation Review

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Update 5/30/16: CordiaGrad is no longer in the student loan consolidation business.  The company has been rebranded and is now called Purefy.  For our most up to date information, be sure to check out our Purefy Review. Overall, CordiaGrad presents a good option for borrowers who are in the market …

SoFi vs Earnest

SoFi vs. Earnest Student Loan Comparison

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If you are in the student loan consolidation market, two companies worth investigating are SoFi and Earnest.  With both companies advertising interest rates around 2%, there is a huge opportunity for savings.  In many ways there are far more similarities between the two companies than there are differences.  These differences, though …

Meet Earnest Student Loan Consolidation Review

Earnest Student Loan Consolidation and Refinance Review

Michael Lux Blog, Consolidation, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 5 Comments

Article Updated on 1/2/17 to include the latest interest rate information. The growing numbers of student loan consolidation companies makes it difficult to keep up with everyone in the market.  As more companies enter the fray, it becomes even harder to find what makes one lender different from the next.  One company …

LendKey Student Loans Review

LendKey Student Loan Consolidation Review

Michael Lux Blog, Consolidation, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 2 Comments

Updated 3/21/16 to include $100 signup bonus information; Interest rate information last updated on 1/2/17) LendKey is a bit of an oddity in the student loan consolidation and refinancing marketplace.  Most lenders fall into one of two groups.  Group one would be the startups like SoFi and CommonBond that are newer companies …