Category: Student Loans

Beware of Student Loan Relief Scams

By Edmund Lau, CFA We’ve come across certain companies with questionable business practices and wanted to share our thoughts to make sure our readers don’t fall victim to these companies and their practices. Background Student loan relief companies typically target borrowers who seek income-driven repayment (“IDR”) plans and provide services that they believe borrowers’ “need” Read More …

Perkins Student Loan Cancellation

By Edmund Lau, CFA Many of the individuals who have received help from FitBUX with their student loan repayment plan have been shocked to find out they qualify to have their Perkins Student Loans forgiven. That is right! If you work in certain fields you never have to make a payment on them. This article Read More …

FOMC Interest Rate Hike and Student Loans

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX The FOMC (the Federal Open Market Committee, a.k.a “The Fed”) recently raised interest rates. This article details the effect this has on student loans. Specifically, we detail the potential effects on those who have already graduated as well as those still in school. Those Who Have Already Graduated Read More …