Welcome to the first entry of the Loan Repayment Blog
June 20, 2013
Federal student loan borrowing has become a necessity for most students. However, the reality of repayment is often lost amidst the excitement of the college experience. It is hard to focus on how—and when—you are going to pay back your Stafford Loans while you are confirming enrollment for a given semester.
But that time will come. And it pays to be ready for it.
My blog intends to familiarize students, prospective students, and graduates with the information needed to increase the likelihood of successful repayment.
Rest assured; I have been in your shoes. I graduated after borrowing the maximum amount of Stafford Loans that I was entitled to. Today, I am proud to say that my loans are fully repaid.
If I can do it, you can do it.
If you have found this blog, you are already ahead of the curve. Assertive borrowers who take initiative in researching their responsibilities are those most likely to experience healthy repayment, as well as the benefits that a prime credit score can bring.
And if you are the type of borrower who has taken the initiative to read this blog, you are well on your way to doing so.