How can I consolidate my student loans? How do I know if consolidation will be beneficial?   If you want to consolidate your federal student loans you can apply for a Direct Consolidation Loan on the federal aid website.   A couple of things to know about student loan consolidation: Direct Consolidation Loans are only […]

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I work at a non-profit and I’m getting payment from my employer totaling $10,000 over 5 years in the Tuitionio program. I’m currently repaying under the extended graduated repayment plan. My question is about student loan forgiveness given I work for a non-profit. I heard that if you do the required payment plan based on […]

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Two finance professors out of Appalachian State University, Jarrod Johnstone and Ivan Roten, took a look at Income Based Repayment (IBR) and Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) and the possible impact this may have on individuals, college tuition and the economy. IBR has been around since 2009 and capped payments at 15% of discretionary income […]

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Our men and women in uniform protect us every day from threats outside of our country and inside.They serve in times of natural disaster to restore order, deliver supplies and provide access to necessities. And they do this not only in America but abroad as well. It seems that the least we can do is […]

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If you graduated in Spring 2013, congratulations! We hope you’ve already snagged a great new job in your field or major and are set up and ready to launch your new life. But even if you’re still struggling to find the job you want, are tending bar, or blending Frappuccinos, you’ve got to deal with […]

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If you work for the government, non-profit, school, library, most any public service organization and many non-profits, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness. Last week the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that many people who are eligible for this excellent benefit are not unloading their loans. Roughly 25% of Americans work in […]

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You’ve heard the adage “Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life” that has been attributed to Confucius. Here at Tuition.io, our passion is helping people conquer their student loans, pay them off and move on with their lives. We love what we do. Our tools, […]

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Student loan debt continues to be a plague on our society and economy. And for those who are neck deep in educational obligations, it means ongoing financial stress. This is what makes programs like the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) so appealing. You’ve got to work anyway, so having a job that redeems your […]

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