If you don’t do anything with your student loans, you’re automatically signed up to a generic repayment plan that typically has even payments for 10 years. However, that can be tough, especially right after graduation. Maybe you’ve just started working , or maybe you don’t even have a job yet and you’re just side hustling […]
Calculating the math behind whether it makes sense to do married filing separately for IBR or PAYE for student loan debt.
I’m a firm believer that parents should NOT be taking out loans to pay for their children’s’ education. There are a lot of reasons why it’s a bad idea, and I cover most of them in my Forbes column. The fact is, though, if you’re reading this article, it’s too late. You’ve already borrowed and […]
It’s estimated that roughly 50% of student loan borrowers qualify for some type of student loan forgiveness program. But this statistic is misleading, because a lot of borrowers think this means qualifying for some type of student loan forgiveness program. That’s wrong. Actually, most borrowers qualify for student loan forgiveness through one of these “secret” […]