Student loan repayments resume in ten days unless President Joe Biden announces further relief. His education secretary again said a decision would come first, but did not say what it would be. On Sunday, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona appeared on NBC’s Meet the Press and was asked if another extensionRead More →

If you’re one of the 43 million borrowers in the United States with student loan debt, you might be paying more attention to the headlines lately. With tuition fees rising steadily over the past decade, the national student loan debt has soared to $1.75 trillion, an increase of $1 trillionRead More →

There are several reasons why a private student loan can be beneficial. Franziska and Tom Werner/Getty Images Over 43 million Americans have student loans. According to a 2021 report from MeasureOne, the majority of those loans — about 93% of an estimated $1.7 trillion in total US student debt —Read More →

THE Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered payment system operators (PSOs) and telecommunications companies to stop providing access to illegal digital money lenders, also known as loan sharks, in Nigeria. Executive Vice President of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) Babatunde Irukera revealed this on Thursday in Lagos,Read More →

A non-bank finance company called Indel Money, which specializes in gold loans, has joined the personal loan market. According to the company, the feature will initially only be available to its current gold lending customers. Later, it will be made available to a wider segment. The personal loan facility isRead More →

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Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. Many studentsRead More →

Ministers have stepped in to further limit the amount of interest charged on English student loans, after rates rose more slowly than expected. The Westminster government announced in June that it was capping the maximum interest rate on student debt at 7.3%, rather than the standard Retail Price Index (RPI)Read More →

California has a number of formal acts in law. Section 3, Part 4, Title 1.6C.15 of the Civil Code provides the Private Student Loan Recovery Reform Act, found in Sections 1788.200 through 1788.211. Title 1.6C.15 was added in 2021 by Chapter 559. Section 1788.20 names the law. Section 1788.201 providesRead More →

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Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders, all opinions are our own. The latest personal loan interest rate trends fromRead More →

If you have a student loan, be prepared. The pause on federal student loan payments is set to expire August 31, 2022. The pause was put in place in response to the COVID-19 emergency. The national stock of student debt is now $1.7 trillion, and as of this writing, theRead More →

Paul Bradbury | Pictures Ojo | Getty Images Federal Student Loans Services has been told not to send payment reminders to borrowers, according to two sources familiar with the matter. The development suggests the Biden administration may consider extending the pandemic-era payment pause on federal student loans again. The policy,Read More →

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July 24, 2022 Video available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=varKAPjLK-0 As the largest provider of behavioral health services in New York City, Health + Hospitals will provide between $30,000 and $50,000 in debt relief to psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners and social workers who agree to serve for three years New Yorkers can supportRead More →

CONNECTICUT — The state’s banking department has reached a settlement with a consumer collection agency trying to collect payday loans that can’t be enforced in Connecticut. Connecticut-licensed consumer collection agencies cannot collect on small loans (less than $15,000) from unlicensed non-exempt lenders, including those affiliated with tribes. Small loans madeRead More →