Student Loan

A student loan is designed to help students pay for university tuition, books, and living expenses. It may differ from other types of loans in that the interest rate may be substantially lower and the repayment schedule may be deferred while the student is still in school. It also differs in many countries in the strict laws regulating renegotiating and bankruptcy.
Posts about Student Loan
  • Financial Tips for New Graduates

    … Congratulations! Whether you just graduated from a Georgia high school, college, law school, or medical school, you should give yourself a big pat on the back for all of your accomplishments and for entering a new and exciting chapter in your life. If you intend to continue your education or if you decide to join the workforce on a full-time…

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 29 readers -
  • 3 Things Families Should Know About Student Loans

    … AND the interest rate. The best way to prepare for financing your or your child’s education is to get a clear picture of the big picture – that is, exactly how much money you need and what the repayment terms of the loan or loans will be. Many families take out multiple loans from different providers, both public and private. Each separate loan likely…

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 29 readers -
  • What Happens If You Cannot Pay Student Loans?

    … I discussed student loan debt in a previous blog. As many of you are aware, student loan debt in this country has risen to unheard of levels in recent years. Student loan debt now exceeds 1 trillion dollars and exceeds all other debt categories, including credit card debt, with the exception of mortgage debt. This much of a debt load leaves…

    Bond and Botes- 17 readers -