While federal student loans are in a state of flux, the future looks bright for private student lenders.
Great Recession, portfolio performance concerns, led the Los Angeles-based credit union to suspend lending activity.
Alliant Credit Union is the latest credit union to collaborate with student lending CUSO CU Campus Resources, the CUSO announced.
Members in or out of school can refinance outside, consolidate current loans.
Private student loans account for just 0.2% of the U.S. credit union loan portfolios, according to Callahan & Associates, but student loan CUSOs and credit unions that offer student loans believe they’re a worthwhile addition to any CU’s product suite, citing potential relationships with young members as a major benefit.
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Austin CU to use Wisconsin-based CUSO's services to offer private student loans.