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by glAdvisor
Tue Dec 21, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Financial Aid
Topic: Limited Time Only: Low In-school Consolidation Rates
Replies: 0
Views: 6961

Limited Time Only: Low In-school Consolidation Rates

Limited Time Only: Low In-school Consolidation Rates Available only until June 30, 2011, the Direct Loan Program is offering eligible medical students the opportunity to apply for an in-school consolidation. For some borrowers, taking advantage of this opportunity can position them to obtain the gr...
by glAdvisor
Thu Dec 16, 2010 10:36 am
Forum: Financial Aid
Topic: How Difficult to Receive Adequate Government Loans
Replies: 2
Views: 9828

Re: How Difficult to Receive Adequate Government Loans

Due to expanded Stafford loan limits for medical students, many are able to cover a large percentage of educational costs with federal Stafford loans. The typical annual maximum is $40,500. Stafford loans are an excellent resource for student borrowers because they are easy to obtain and are not cre...
by glAdvisor
Thu Dec 02, 2010 5:52 pm
Forum: Financial Aid
Topic: 6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Repaying Student Debt
Replies: 5
Views: 27526

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Repaying Student Debt

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Repaying Student Debt Young health professionals tend to be burdened with high debt levels, relatively low starting salaries and very busy schedules. This combination can often lead to costly mistakes when entering student loan repayment. Understanding your options a...
by glAdvisor
Fri Nov 05, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: Financial Aid
Topic: Are You Eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness?
Replies: 2
Views: 12257

Are You Eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness?

What is Public Service Loan Forgiveness? Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) is a federal loan relief program in which the government forgives any outstanding federal student loan debt after 120 qualifying payments are made while working full-time in an eligible public service job. Eligible Loan...
by glAdvisor
Mon Oct 25, 2010 9:16 am
Forum: Financial Aid
Topic: Does IBR include my private loan payments?
Replies: 1
Views: 6447

Re: Does IBR include my private loan payments?

Federal loan relief programs like Income-Based Repayment (IBR) can only be used on federal loans. Federal loan types include Perkins, Stafford, Grad PLUS, consolidation loans and other eligible federal loans obtained through the FFEL or Direct Loan Programs. Private loan payments are separate and wo...