In Depth: CommonBond Student Loan Consolidation Review (CommonBond.co Refinancing)

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Last Updated on 6/5/19 to reflect the most recent interest rate information. Not long ago CommonBond was just an idea being tossed around by a few Wharton MBA students.  Today it is a fast growing student loan refinancing company offering some unique products, and giving new customers $150 for signing up. …

Citizens Bank/Charter One Student Loan Consolidation Review

Michael Lux Blog, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 6 Comments

Updated on 6/5/19 to include the latest interest rate information and $200 new customer bonus. Charter One Bank, along with parent company Citizens Bank, is one of the few remaining traditional banks left in the student loan refinance marketplace.  Though Citizens and Charter One are technically two different entities, the …

Review of Prosper.com for Student Loan Consolidation

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Let me start by saying that Prosper.com and other peer-to-peer lending sites offer a fantastic product.  Peer-to-peer lending is one of the most exciting developments of the internet age.  By allowing many strangers to come together in this manner, people are able to get a great return on their investments, …

Wells Fargo Private Student Loan Consolidation Review

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Editor’s Note: This article has been updated on 4/3/19 to reflect the latest interest rate information. Wells Fargo as a company doesn’t have the best reputation with consumers. The Wells Fargo student loan refinance option has been around for years, but merited very little attention due to laughably bad interest …

In Depth: cuStudent Loan Consolidation Review (Credit Union Student Loans)

Michael Lux Blog, Consolidation, Student Loan Consolidation Reviews, Student Loans 3 Comments

cuStudent Loan Full Review: In theory, finding the best student loan consolidation is easy.  Google a couple companies, find interest rate quotes, pick the lowest number, fill out the application online, and you are done.  Unfortunately, the reality is far more complicated.   You need to consider co-signer policies, credit score …