Peer-to-Peer Lending Becoming Form of Financial Aid

Peer-to-Peer Lending Becoming Form of Financial Aid

College tuition has increased 163% since 1988. More American parents are saving for college than ever before. Yet, if tuition costs continue to rise at their current rate, most families will only have enough savings to cover 29% of college costs by freshman year. On...
Best Benefits That Employers Offer

Best Benefits That Employers Offer

Individuals working over 40 hours per week deserve to have a job that they love. People often consider their job perks to be the reason why they love their job, and research suggests employee benefits may be more valuable to workers than their salary. Employee perks...
Federal Student Loan Interest Rates Jump for 2018-19

Federal Student Loan Interest Rates Jump for 2018-19

Interest rates for federal loans taken out on or after July 1, 2018 will have a significantly higher interest rate than last year. The new fixed rates will be as follows: Loan Type 2017-18 Rate 2018-19 Rate Undergraduate Stafford 4.45% 5.045% Graduate Stafford 6.00%...
How to Recruit Better Job Candidates

How to Recruit Better Job Candidates

Recruiting talented workers is a problem many companies face. The difficulty is finding a candidate the has all of the skills you’re looking for. Most job positions require a mixture of technical, personal, and practical skills that few people possess on the...
Start Your Repayment on the Right Track

Start Your Repayment on the Right Track

        I’m just coming out of grace period for my school loans. My monthly payments are starting this month and I can’t figure out how to set up or go about paying them. Any help would be appreciated.  -Jane Jane, it’s common for people just starting their student...