• Student Loans and Collection Fees

    July 27th, 2015 | Payment Options Hands of two men counting, giving and taking dollars (Count money)

    If you’re having trouble keeping up with student loan payments, you’re not alone. Many students graduate with debt and are faced with decisions about payment plant, deferment, and strategic budgeting. When people fall behind on payments and don’t take action, their accounts can end up being referred to collections, which could result in substantial fees, […] […]

  • Student Loans and Tax Deductions

    July 20th, 2015 | Money Management tax-deduct

    Keeping up with student loan payments can be challenging, but with so many payment plans available, I can help you create a budget that makes payments manageable. One benefit that’s available to people paying student loans is the ability to claim interest payments on your taxes, which could lower your taxable income and equal a […] […]

  • How Will You Afford Grad School?

    July 13th, 2015 | Loans affording-school

    If you’ve finished your undergraduate degree and are thinking of going to graduate school, there are a few things you’ll need to consider. Take your time to research the type of degree you’d like to pursue. Make sure your degree will result in a job that will enable you to not only make a good […] […]

  • How Student Loans Affect Your Credit Score

    July 6th, 2015 | Money Management avoidance

    Debt can be confusing sometimes, especially when it comes to credit scores. You may have heard that your score is important, but be unsure of the details. What determines your score? What does it mean? And will my student loans negatively or positively impact my score? In order to be a smart consumer, you’ll want […] […]