Earnest vs. CommonBond Student Loan Refinance Comparison

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When comparing Earnest vs. CommonBond, most borrowers will find that these refinance companies have far more similarities than differences. However, a couple of factors could make choosing between these two companies an easy decision. Earnest vs. CommonBond: Interest Rates, Repayment Options, and the Basics In the world of student loan …

Student Loan Refinancing for Government Employees

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Government employees considering student loan refinancing need to be especially careful. The allure of lower monthly payments and a better interest rate can be tempting. However, borrowers should understand that while there are circumstances where a refinance might make sense, a mistake refinancing can be financially catastrophic. A Private Lender …

Splash Student Loan Consolidation Review

Splash Financial Student Loan Refinance Review

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Article Updated February 5, 2020, to reflect the latest available interest rate information and a new customer promotion of up to $500. One of the newer names to enter the student loan refinance marketplace is Splash Financial. Splash Financial first entered the student loan refinance business as a lender focusing …

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Student Loan Repayment Guide for Freelancers and the Self-Employed

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Like student loan debt, freelancing and self-employment are on the rise in the United States. The unpredictable nature of freelance work can make student loan repayment a challenge. Most student loan repayment plans were designed for borrowers with a steady income; those who don’t get the same paycheck every two …

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Should I Refinance or Wait for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)?

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It is hard to overstate the importance of deciding between aggressively paying off your student loans through refinancing or waiting for student loan forgiveness. Doctors, lawyers, and many other professionals with graduate degrees often have well over $100,000 in federal student loans, and the wrong decision could cost thousands of …