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Jump on PAYE or IBR After You Graduate…or else

…you’ll lose those months you could have accumulated for PAYE/IBR benefits such as cancellation of any unpaid balance after 20/25 years. We’re assuming here that right after you graduate, you haven’t found a job, you’re broke, etc., so you qualify more »

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Obama to Expand Student Loan Relief with Executive Order & Endorse Bill Proposed by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass)

UPDATE (June 9, 2014): http://www.holdfasttodreams.org/obamas-monday-june-9-2014-announcement/ When’s the announcement? Monday, June 9, 2014 at a 1:45 p.m. event. Remarks of President Barack Obama from The White House Weekly Address (June 7, 2014) “I’ve taken action on my own to offer millions more »

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Doctors and PSLF: Residency and Nonprofit Hospitals

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) has a handy downloadable information guide on PSLF for physicians. The benefits of PSLF increase as the debt amount climbs.  In an example on the AAMC website, a doctor has $170,000 in federal more »

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Small Business Administration (SBA) endorses IBR & PSLF

Link: http://www.sba.gov/startupamerica/student-startup-plan   “Entrepreneurs embody the promise of America: the idea that if you have a good idea and are willing to work hard and see it through, you can succeed in this country. And in fulfilling this promise, entrepreneurs more »

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Applying for PSLF: Nonprofit Employee

To give you a better idea about how PSLF works, let’s take a look at this hypothetical. We’ll run through the facts while determining when and how PSLF comes into play. Ramona Ramona got a full college scholarship but is more »

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