Jolene Latimer has her Master's in Specialized Journalism and writes about finances, sports and lifestyle for a variety of publications.
Interest Rates on Federal Consolidation Loans
Federal consolidation loans combine two or more federal student loans into a single loan, with the interest rate based on the weighted average. This can simplify repayment of your student loans. While these loans can be helpful in some cases, it’s important to understand how interest rates on federal consolidation loans work before jumping in.
Marriage Penalties with Student Loans
Getting married to the love of your life is exhilarating, but when the honeymoon is over and couples have to make tough financial decisions it can become stressful. Knowing about marriage penalties with student loans can help you make informed choices on how to file your taxes and budget your earnings after you say, “I do.”