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CULearn with Thrivent Review

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

CU Learn, or cuLearn, bills themselves as a network of credit unions working together.  CuLearn offers undergraduate student loans, graduate student loans and student loan refinancing. Typically we separate a lender’s student loan refinancing review from their undergraduate student loan review.  However, cuLearn is a very unique option and the …

Connext student loan refinance review

Connext Student Loan Refinance Review

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

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

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

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 …

First Republic Reviews student loan refinance

First Republic Student Loan Refinance Review

Michael Lux Refinance, Student Loan Blog, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 4 Comments

here is a lot to love about First Republic.  Their student loan refinance option, called the “Eagle Gold All-In-One Loan,” has incredible interest rates. The problem is that there are a ton of requirements that borrowers have to meet.  Sadly, most student loan borrowers probably won’t be able to qualify. …

MEFA Student Loan Refinancing Review

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(Editors Note: Article updated on 7/3/19 to include $200 customer bonus information and the latest available interest rates) 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 …

College Ave Student Loan Refinancing Review

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

Editor’s Note: This article has been updated as of 7/3/19 to include the latest available interest rate information. Historically, College Ave has been hit and miss on student loan refinancing.  At some points College Ave has been a hit and offered some of the best rates on the market.  Other …

CordiaGrad Student Loan Consolidation Review

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

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 …

comparing SoFi vs Laurel Road

SoFi vs. Laurel Road (formerly DRB): The Student Loan Comparison

Michael Lux Student Loan Blog, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 1 Comment

Updated April 2, 2020, to include the latest rate information. In the world of student loan refinancing and consolidation, two of the biggest names are SoFi, short for Social Finance, and Laurel Road, a product of Key Bank. Both SoFi and Laurel Road have rock bottom interest rates, currently at …