The popularity of Sallie Mae’s Smart Option Student Loan referral program has increased significantly among credit unions since its inception. About 500 credit unions are now participating in the program, which allows them to refer members to student loans that are underwritten, funded and serviced by Sallie Mae and earn...
Sallie Mae made a shift last year when it introduced a high-yield, online savings account and online certificates of deposit.
Sallie Mae announced that it will begin offering no-fee student checking accounts into which colleges and universities can directly disburse financial aid and tuition refunds owed to students.
VA Community Credit Union is doing its part to help students bridge the college financing gap by offering the "Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan."
Education-focused financial services company Sallie Mae announced Monday that it will begin offering no-fee student checking accounts into which colleges and universities can directly disburse financial aid and tuition refunds owed to students.
Corporate Central Credit Union today announced a new student loan program–offered in partnership with Sallie Mae and made available through Corporate Central members–that is designed to help students graduate with less debt.
The credit union story from the industry's beginning includes regular people taking a do-it-yourself approach to solve seemingly insurmountable environmental pressures and creating something new.
Although they are outside credit unions' traditional line of products, private student loans present an opportunity to help families pay for college when scholarships, grants and federal loans are not enough to cover the rising cost of attendance.
Greylock Federal Credit Union has teamed up with student loan solutions provider CampusDoor to offer Credit Union Student HELP Smart Option Student Loans made by Sallie Mae.
Southeast Corporate FCU and two Michigan credit unions recently announced they will offer student loans.