Your 401(k) may seem like the perfect solution to wipe out your student loans, but early withdrawals come with a series of financial setbacks that can outweigh the benefits.
Are you falling behind on your car payments? Find out what happens if you miss the monthly deadline, and how you can get yourself back on track.
A 15-year mortgage saves you a lot of cash in the long run, but you’ll enjoy much more affordable payments with a 30-year mortgage. Look at your own financial situation and decide what makes the most sense for your monthly budget.
Take charge of your student loan debt! Learn how to pay your student loans off fast. Compare payment plans, consolidation, refinancing & more.
As you start out, it’s difficult to balance all of your financial responsibilities. Should you start paying off student loans ASAP? Start saving for retirement? For a house? Here’s what you need to know before you start paying extra toward your student loans.
Should you pay off your student loans or start investing? It’s a common questions among new grads. Here are some calculations that might help you make your decision.
Getting your wages garnished because you’re behind on your student loans is a major stress on your finances. Learn how to get out of wage garnishment, and, better yet, how to avoid it altogether.
Home improvement can often be more cost-effective than moving to a new home. But you can only know if it will be by knowing the actual cost. And that includes the cost of financing. This home improvement loan calculator will give you that number.
Do you have too many student loans to keep track of? Get answers to frequently-asked questions on federal student loan consolidation loans and private student loan refinancing. Find out the pros and cons to consolidation, if you’re eligible, and how to apply.
Congrats, grad: Your crazy student loans are coming due! How do you know which student loans to pay first? Attorney Natalie Bacon graduated from law school with $208K in student debt and — not surprisingly — has some thoughts on the subject.