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What is a grace period for student loans?

March 29th, 2022 by Sagnik Santra
What is a grace period for student loans?

Student loans are great financial tools for people who can’t afford to pay for their education outright. As the price of education is increasing, more and more people are finding themselves taking out student loans to cover the costs. Even though student loans can be useful, the interest rates might make them difficult to pay…

Reputable student loan consolidation companies

March 29th, 2022 by Sagnik Santra
Reputable student loan consolidation companies

Student loan debt is one of the biggest burdens for students as well as parents. It is not always to make the ends meet and monthly installments on the loans can be quite a task. Many students spend almost one-third of their lives on the repayment of these debts. If not managed correctly, it can…

LIVE EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

March 11th, 2022 by Al C
LIVE EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

On Tuesday, March 15, 2022, our lending partner, MPOWER Financing, will be hosting a special live session about a limited-time 2.00% interest rate reduction. This will reward international students applying for future semesters with a better rate (because it pays to be an early planner!). The live session is to help students understand the finer points…

Where to apply for a student loan?

February 4th, 2022 by Sagnik Santra

In recent years, not only the number of schools and colleges has increased, but also their standards have been on the rise. This means that it becomes more and more difficult for students to fund their education. After all, a college education is becoming increasingly expensive with each passing day, and living standards become higher…

What is International student loan refinancing, and how does it work?

December 29th, 2021 by Sagnik Santra
What is International student loan refinancing, and how does it work?

Some people think of international student loan refinancing as a means to get out of debt. Others, however, see it more like an investment in their future. The truth is that there are many different ways to approach this topic, and for some people, the best option may not be apparent at first glance. This…

Breaking News: Borrow up to $100,000 if you’re studying in the U.S. or Canada

October 29th, 2021 by Al C
Breaking News: Borrow up to $100,000 if you’re studying in the U.S. or Canada

Are you an international student in the U.S. or Canada? You can now borrow up to $100,000 for your studies from MPOWER Financing! That’s a lot of money that will help you pay for tuition, housing and other expenses while studying here in North America. It’s also flexible enough to cover unexpected costs like books…

Is Sallie Mae legit?

October 11th, 2021 by Al C
Is Sallie Mae legit?

Sallie Mae is a private student loan lender that can help you get the money to pay for school. And the simple answer to the question above is YES -it’s one of the largest and best regarded providers of private student loans in the U.S. and has been operating since 1973. Sallie Mae, or Sallie…

Things to Consider Before You Study Abroad

September 10th, 2021 by Al C
Things to Consider Before You Study Abroad

There are many reasons why study abroad is not for everyone. You need to be aware of the costs, benefits of studying at home or abroad, and the pros and cons of taking out student loans for study abroad before you can make a decision on whether or not it will work best for you….

Repayment for International Student Loans in 2021

May 16th, 2021 by Al C
Repayment for International Student Loans in 2021

So much of life is made up of the choices you make and loan repayment is no different. Making the right choice when you take out your loan makes a big difference when you have to make those repayments. Knowledge is power and the more you know about these choices the better prepared you will…

Social Security Number for International Student Loans?

February 1st, 2021 by admin
Social Security Number for International Student Loans?

US student loans are available for international students from around the world. We get many questions from you about the application process and one of our most frequently asked questions is whether international students need social security numbers in order to apply for student loans. The good news is that you don’t! Social Security Numbers…

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