I dropped a track about paying back my loans. Turns out, a lot of people could relate to that struggle.
This article originally appeared on NerdWallet. "A certain amount of money comes out of my checking account and goes into
What's in a name? Just because your private student loan uses the term "student loan" doesn't mean it is one.
Navient Corp., formerly Sallie Mae, encouraged call center workers to rush struggling borrowers off the phone rather than explain debt-relief programs.
Rapper Dee-1 used his record deal advance to settle his student loan debt.
If your Navient loans fell into default and became significantly past due, it is possible to settle them for less than the
Investors are fleeing Navient Corp. as traders increasingly bet that the company will default on its debt.
The panelists spoke about the need for Republicans and Democrats to work together and find common ground to improve the Higher Education Act. That's great. But they didn't talk about the work all three of them have done to hurt higher education by backing the agenda of predatory career colleges.
My condolences for being a professional and award-winning reporter. The people who read or view the stuff folks like you produce, just don't understand how little most talented reporters, journalists, and writer actually make. It's pretty sad.
Going delinquent is a strategy for some but not a blanket solution for all. Being in significant default on your student loans lower your credit, subject you to being sued, and put any cosigner that you might have in potential trouble.
The department's internal audit into service members' student loans contradicts previous findings that they were mishandled.
Not all consumers would be willing to adopt that approach but recent cases confirm it can be a successful strategy to crawl out from under life crushing student loan debt.
Bankruptcy Court Wants to Discharge Spousal Consolidation Student Loans. Educational Credit Management Corporation Says, "Not So Fast."
I have to admit I am totally perplexed by the media and popular myths that believe student loans can't be discharged in bankruptcy. Even a lot of bankruptcy attorneys believe this wildfire myth.
Navient has now departed from Sallie Mae and is a publicly traded company. It is expected to service more than 300 billion in student loans and many borrowers who took out Sallie Mae loans may now be under management by Navient.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) took on the student debt crisis in a wide-ranging interview with The Huffington
In many instances, these sources said, the loan contractors were too generous to military borrowers by allowing them, for