SoFi vs CommonBond: The Showdown

Michael Lux Consolidation, Lower Payments, Student Loan Blog, Student Loans 2 Comments

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 …

How to Live with Federal Student Loans you Can’t Afford to Pay Back

Michael Lux Strategy, Student Loan Blog 4 Comments

Repayment of student loans can be brutal. Interest accrues daily, servicers offer little help, and large segments of the population blame borrowers for their debt even though college has never been more important or more expensive. A growing percentage of student loan borrowers have reached the point where they realize …

Student Loan Repayment Tips for Uber and Lyft Drivers

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Rideshares like Uber and Lyft have become a popular side-hustle for knocking out student debt. The flexibility of picking your hours is often presented as a perk, but inconsistent earnings can make formulating a student loan repayment strategy difficult. Fortunately, there are several resources that student loan borrowers can utilize …