Consolidating a private loan with a federal loan
Perkins Loans fill important funding roles for students who qualify; but the pool of aid isn’t bottomless.
If you have your eye on Perkins financing, the keys to winning a loan are filing early and meeting federal financial aid eligibility requirements.
This page explains the student loan bankruptcy discharge process in detail, walking you through the different types of Bankruptcies (Chapter 7 vs.
Chapter 13), explaining what an “undue hardship” test entails, and offering advice on how to figure out if you have a real chance at getting approved to have your loans discharged.
Is it possible to get rid of your student loan debt by filing for bankruptcy? In fact, there’s never been a better time to attempt it, because in 2017, it’s easier than ever before to wipe out your debt with a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceeding.