The five most common refinance mistakes made by doctors and lawyers

Student Loan Refinance Mistakes Made By Doctors and Lawyers

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High income earners with large debts, such as doctors and lawyers, are well positioned to save a small fortune on their student loans by refinancing or consolidating.  Mistakes in the refinance or consolidation process can likewise cost a small fortune.  Navigating these high stakes requires a careful strategy free from …

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Average Borrower Income, Credit Score & Loan Balance When Refinancing

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Editor’s Note: This article was first published on December 16, 2017.  It has been updated to include new information about minimum accepted credit scores. The financial records provided by student loan refinance companies to investors contain some very interesting information. Many student loan refinance lenders elect to make loans available …

Connext student loan refinance review

Connext Student Loan Refinance Review

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Article Update July 2nd, 2019: The Connext website has been down for several months now and it appears that they are no longer offering student loan refinancing.  If things change, this article will be updated accordingly.  For now, borrowers looking for student loan refinancing will have to investigate one of …

EDvestinU reviews student loan refinance

EDvestinU Student Loan Refinance and Consolidaiton Review

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Article Updated 7/3/19 to reflect the latest interest rate information. EDvestinU is a funny sounding student loan refinance company that offers an excellent deal to certain student loan borrowers.  EDvestinU scores points for being a non-profit and for consumer transparency.  The short-term interest rates are not the most competitive, but …

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What Costs and Fees Should I Pay for Student Loan Refinancing?

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The process of refinancing sounds complicated.  For many borrowers, just getting their student loan company to properly process a payment can be a challenge.  Moving student loans, getting lower interest rate, and finding a lender sounds significantly more difficult.  Skeptical borrowers may be concerned that there are costs and fees …