This week we have had a presidential election where the student loan crisis took a back seat to many other domestic and foreign issues. However, these finance writers provided us with some great articles…
My Top Pick – Student Loan Saga from GetRichSlowly.com – What’s the next chapter
At http://www.getrichslowly.org Honey Smith provides an update on her efforts to get a federal student loan consolidation. After much communication and several incorrect emails she is finally being offered a consolidation loan for a lower interest rate.
Read about her story and her efforts to pay off her student loans here
WiseBread.com – 15 Ways to pay back your student loans
Make a plan to pay off your loans and follow it!
DailyFinance.com – How we got into this mess – the birth of the student loan bubble
The birth of the student loan bubble can be traced back to the great depression!
MyUniversityMoney.com – What your parents don’t understand about RESP’s
Financial illiteracy can cost thousands over the life of a child!
InvestItWisely.com – 3 Reasons to delay repayment of your student loans
If you have been called into active duty in the military you can defer your payments.
SeeDebtRun.com – How to pay for multiple college loans
Supplementing private student loans with federal student loan may be necessary!
YouHaveMoreThanYouThink.com – Can you forfeit student loans in bankruptcy
Only 5% of bankruptcy attorney’s surveyed said that loans can be forgiven in Bankruptcy court
TheAmateurConsumer.com – Grants for for single parents
2 out of every 3 college students graduate with student loans.