SoFi vs CommonBond: The Showdown

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Article updated 7/11/20 to include the latest interest rate and new customer bonus information. Two of the top names in student loan refinancing are SoFi and CommonBond. Both lenders fall firmly into the fin-tech category of lenders. Borrowers should expect a quick and easy process compared to working with a …

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Should I Pay Off My Student Loan with a Low Interest Rate?

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Americans owe nearly two trillion dollars in student debt. Many borrowers end up spending hundreds or even thousands of dollars per month in student loan interest alone. It is for this reason that many wisely choose to pay off their student loans aggressively. This aggressive approach is the recommended strategy …

How to Prepare Student Loans for a Possible Bernie Sanders Presidency

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Though we are early in the Democratic primary process, at this point, Bernie Sanders  the frontrunner to secure the Democratic nomination. For many student loan borrowers, this comes as an exciting development. Bernie Sanders has promised to eliminate all existing student loans — both federal and private. Sanders may have …

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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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Laurel Road Review: Student Loan Refinancing and Consolidation

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Article updated August 27th, 2020, to include the latest interest rate information. For the past five years, Laurel Road has been one of the top student loan refinance lenders. Laurel Road has built its reputation on being a top choice for healthcare professions, especially doctors, optometrists, and dentists. However, we …