School Loan.?

I have one loan in deferment--that i have not paid back yet, since i am not working. and i have one school loan in default, with salliemae, and about to go to collections since I am having trouble paying it off at the rate they want it paid back at. I want to go back to school but, have been told that I cannot due to the loans that are already out there and in trouble. Does … [Read more...]

After a gap year, how are your student loans/grants affected?

I've already studied two years of higher education doing a HND course. I have since taken a year out after completing this (a gap year) and now I'm considering re-entering education to turn the HND into a BA, by doing the one year top-up course. Because I have been out of education, working for a year, how will this affect my loan/grant that you recieve? … [Read more...]

(UK) When do you begin to pay interest on Student Loans?

Someone told me that students are secretly being charged interest the moment they leave university. Is this true? I distinctly remember in a letter I was sent by Student Finance that I would only start to pay interest on my loan once earning £15k+ per year starting from 2011, not now. … [Read more...]