My Student Loan Profile, Aug. 2016 Update

I recently re-consolidated and refinanced my student loans because of a low interest rate offered through First Republic Bank, 1.95% APR over 5 years. I did the math and created a table comparing and contrasting my loans like before consolidation, after my first consolidation with SoFi and now, after refinancing with First Republic Bank. While not … More My Student Loan Profile, Aug. 2016 Update

How Consolidating/Refinancing Your Student Loans Will Save You $$$

  This post is for the individuals who cannot qualify for the government’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLFP) and carry a high interest rate on their respective student loans. The average debt upon graduation for CRNAs is ~$100,000. Like many others, I had a mix of federal and private loans when I left school. … More How Consolidating/Refinancing Your Student Loans Will Save You $$$

Laurel Road (formerly Darien Rowayton Bank) Student Loan Review

2017 update: DRB is now known as Laurel Road. Admittedly, I do not have much experience with Darien Rowayton Bank (DRB) as I’ve never banked nor refinanced my loans with them. However, several of my classmates have worked with them, so this review is based off of their personal experiences. Application Process The application can be … More Laurel Road (formerly Darien Rowayton Bank) Student Loan Review