What does it mean when my student loans have a zero balance due to a claim?

My student loans are through NelNet and I received a letter from NelNet instructing me to stop making payments. The reason they give is that my student loan account has been paid by a claim and now has a zero balance. I have had student loans since 1995; but I also have filed bankruptcy. What does all this mean? What claim paid my loans off? Did I or someone else get sued … [Read more...]

Is it possible to transfer student loans to a different school?

I've become rather upset at the school I am currently at. I am looking to change schools very soon if possible. Does anyone know if student loans to another school as long as the new school is accredited? Or do I have to reapply for loans?Can you even transfer to another school that isn't accredited but is the same course material? I love mistyping. That should have asked … [Read more...]

Best way to pay a mixture of student loans and private loans?

In order for me to go to college, I had to use both Stafford loans and Private Student Loans. My grace period ends in about a month, and there just has to be a better way for me to make payments on everything. So, what are my options? Should I just pay them all separately? There are I believe 4 stafford loans and 2 private loans. Is there some form of consolidation I can … [Read more...]