government programs for student loans

September 04, 2010|Sam Mamudi, MarketWatch

Federal Direct Loans
Apr 26, 2010 . Welcome to the homepage of the U.S. Department of Education's Direct Loan Program. Students and parents can explore the site for .

Student Aid on the Web
Announcements. New — Interest Rate Change for New Direct Subsidized Loans; New — Recent Changes to the Student Aid Programs · Follow @FAFSA on .

The Basics of Student Loan Forgiveness and Repayment Programs
Student loan forgiveness programs are those backed by the Federal government and cover loans issued through Federal programs such as Stafford and Perkins .

Programs to repay student loans target unemployed grads ...
Aug 13, 2009 . •A new government program allows borrowers with federal student loans to sign up for a repayment plan that caps payments based on their .

Federal Student Loan Programs - History - Background & Analysis
Mar 28, 2012 . The federal government began guaranteeing student loans provided by banks and non-profit lenders in 1965, creating the program that is now .

FREE Guide to All Government Grants, Scholarships and Loans for ... is a free online resource on all U.S. government student financial aid programs. Detailed information about over 240 loans and grants .

Government Student Loans < Information |
The Federal Direct Student Loan Program (FDLP) originates and maintains all government student loans created after June 30, 2009. If you received a federal .

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Obama's Student-Loan Plan: A Tame Government Takeover - TIME
Sep 16, 2009 . It was only last spring when Obama made clear that he was expecting a fight over the biggest change in the federal student-loan program since .,8599,1924128,00.html

FinAid | Loans | Loan Forgiveness
See Taxability of Student Loan Forgiveness for additional details. Volunteer Work . Federal Government Loan Forgiveness Programs. Perkins loans and .

Student Loan Repayment Program
Fact Sheet for Student Loan Repayment Program. . repayment benefits; and; The cost to the Federal Government of providing student loan repayment benefits .

Congress Shifts Student Loan Program to the Government ...
Mar 26, 2010 . “Ending one of the fiercest lobbying fights in Washington,” my colleagues David M. Herszenhorn and Tamar Lewin write in today's Times, .

IBRinfo :: What are these programs?
This program is for people with federal student loans who work in a wide range of "public service" jobs, including jobs in government and nonprofit 501(c)(3) .

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Student Loans: The Government Is Now Officially in the Banking ...
Mar 30, 2010 . The US is not the only country exploring government-sponsored student loan programs. New Zealand now offers zero percent interest loans to .

Federal Direct Student Loan Program - Wikipedia, the free ...
Funding for the Federal Direct Student Loan Program has decreased from just over $7 . have also experimented with government-sponsored loan programs.

About Student Loans
Federal student loans are offered under two government programs — the Federal Direct Loan Program (FDLP) and the Federal Perkins Loan Program.

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Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
These federal programs are for the people who need it. . Get an Application to Forgive Student Loans . Ever wish your student loans would be cancelled? Loan . Again the federal government, as well as specific state governments, has .

Government buys student loan: What to do?
The majority of student loan dollars are made with government money. ECASLA program put end to discounts and incentives from lenders. Borrowers need to .