Using a Refinance or Consolidation to Simplify Bill Payments is Dumb

Michael Lux Blog, Opinion 0 Comments

Both federal student loan consolidation and private student loan refinancing have significant advantages. These two processes can easily save borrowers thousands of dollars when done correctly. However, both federal consolidation and private refinance come with significant risks. The potential dangers are part of the reason that I hate to see …

Get a Lower Interest Rate on a Firstmark Services Student Loan

Michael Lux Blog, How to Guides, Strategy 0 Comments

Student loan borrowers who have to work with Firstmark Services usually don’t have a choice. Many lenders pay Firstmark to handle the day to day management of student loans, including answering borrower questions and collecting payments. For the over half a million consumers that are forced to work with Firstmark, …