Tag: private loans

How Do Federal and Private Education Loans Differ?

by and

While both options lend you money to help cover college costs, there are some significant differences between federal and private loans you need to know. read more

Types of Student Loans Explained: Federal vs. Private

Freelance Writer

Need to borrow money for college? Then it's time to learn about federal and private loans. See what loans are available and the differences between them here. read more

Before You Borrow: What You Need to Know About Student Loan Auto-Defaults

Writer, Senior Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Acting as a cosigner for your child's student loans may seem like a great way to help him or her pay for college, but some lenders make it more difficult than others. Read on for some advice on helping your child avoid "auto-defaults." read more

College Financial Planning Advice From an Expert

President, Education Finance, RBS Citizens Financial Group

Stressing about those incoming (and practically unknown) college costs? Put your mind and wallet at ease with these insider insights. read more