A recent New York Times column urging borrowers to default on their student loans has grave implications for credit unions.
Public comments initiative launches Thursday with a field meeting in Milwaukee, Wis.
Several website tweaks can help credit unions snag a bigger piece of the student loan market pie.
LendKey's new partnership with Navy Federal will double the student loan platform provider's membership base.
A partnership with investment management firm Apollo will lead to a private, secondary market for the vendor's CU clients.
Wisconsin credit union rolls out fixed- and variable-rate education loans, plus a flexible line of credit options.
While federal student loans are in a state of flux, the future looks bright for private student lenders.
Bureau also seeks input on how to highlight positive consumer experiences.
Committee calls on several government agencies to address loan servicing and debt collection issues.
The federal bureau alleges Corinthian Colleges targeted poor students and overcharged them for tuition and loans.