How can I keep track of my balance federal student loans?

How can I keep track of my balance federal student loans?

If you want a general idea of your balance, check “My Federal Student Aid” at StudentAid.gov/login. But for an exact current amount and all the details, make sure you check with your loan servicer. They’ll provide information on how to… Continue Reading

How do I qualify for work-study?

How do I qualify for work-study?

To qualify for work-study, you must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen who demonstrates financial need, and be attending a participating school as a regular student. In order to apply, complete the FAFSA as early as possible. If… Continue Reading

What types of employment qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness?

What types of employment qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness?

Employment that qualifies for forgiveness must be a job that requires at least 30 or more hours a week in a public service organization. Jobs that qualify provide specific public services, such as public education or public health, with employers… Continue Reading

How can I find out who my loan servicer is?

How can I find out who my loan servicer is?

Log in to My Federal Student Aid at StudentAid.gov/login to find out who your loan servicer is and get their contact information for your servicer. At My Federal Student Aid, you also can view information about all your federal student… Continue Reading

How do I make payments on my Federal Student Aid loan?

How do I make payments on my Federal Student Aid loan?

Make your payments directly to your loan servicer. The easiest way is to pay through automatic payments from your bank account. Contact your servicer for help making a payment or setting up automatic payments. If you’re not sure who your… Continue Reading

How to Fill Out the FAFSA

How to Fill Out the FAFSA

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is the application for grants, loans, and work-study funds provided by the federal government. It is also used by many states and schools for their financial aid programs. For the fastest… Continue Reading

Student Loan Repayment Options

Student Loan Repayment Options

As you prepare to graduate from college or career school, it’s important to figure out your loan repayment strategy. It might seem intimidating, but don’t worry. This overview will help you understand the basics. Here’s what you should consider. Consider… Continue Reading