Tidewater credit union offers Student Choice to local market.
Money management workshop this week in Albany.
White paper says TransUnion finds delinquency rate at 5.33% for all private student loans; Callahan says rate is 1.45% at credit unions.
In 2013, credit unions can and will embrace their role in chipping away at the problems many college students face in financing their education.
Private student loan asset quality at credit unions higher than federal loans, Callahan analyst says.
Complaints focus on lack of loan repayment information, difficulty navigating system and roadblocks for borrowers seeking benefits.
Killeen credit union joins about 500 credit unions that offer Sallie Mae’s Smart Option Student Loan referral program.
The suburban Indianapolis credit union joins Sallie Mae’s pool of approximately 500 credit union partners.
The $3 billion San Antonio Federal Credit Union just wrapped up hosting a series of four workshops for local college and university counselors and representatives of the Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation.
One of the toughest parts of borrowing money for education is paying off the loans, especially if high interest rates are in the picture. That’s where credit unions can come in and offer relief with student loan refinance programs, several experts say.