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Feature Articles: Loans

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

No matter where one is on the continuum of student loan debt, it is always important to think about the long term realities of student loans, including repayment options. Here is one possible option for students who may go into careers in public service jobs...more


Avoiding deceptive student loans

A college or other post-secondary education can be expensive and usually requires loans to pay the bill. Because there are so many options when it comes to student loans, it’s important to be educated about the different types...more


When Creditors are Predators

Predatory lenders deceive, manipulate, pressure or engage in fraud to get a borrower to take out a loan. A predatory loan has terms that put the borrower at a big disadvantage. A few basic signs help you recognize when a lender is using predatory practices...more


Payday loan fact sheet

Payday loans give consumers cash until their next payday; however, the mean average annual percentage rate on a Missouri payday loan can be as much as 430.68 percent...more








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