31 Jan

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Student loans: how to refinance or transfer Parent PLUS loans
It’s noble to help your kids pay for college, but it’s not always easy. Or affordable. That’s especially true if you borrowed direct Parent Loans for Undergraduate Students, also known as PLUS loans, to cover part of your child’s college costs.
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New Boom in Subprime Loans, for Smaller Businesses
A small, little-known company from Missouri borrows hundreds of millions of dollars from two of the biggest names in Wall Street finance. The loans are rated subprime. What’s more, they carry few of the standard protections seen in ordinary debt, making …
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How Student Loans Affect Your Credit Score
We’ve all heard the daunting numbers: The United States now holds $ 1.2 trillion in collective student loan debt, and this year’s college graduates are leaving school with an average debt of $ 33,000, according to Mark Kantrowitz, senior vice president …
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