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Edvisors is frequently quoted in news media coverage of scholarships, student loans and financial aid for college. Edvisors is cited by reporters and journalists more often than any other college planning web site. Read these articles that mention Edvisors.

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News media organizations count on Edvisors as a valuable source for financial aid information and expertise. Review these news articles to stay up-to-date on what’s happening in the higher education industry.

Bobbi Dempsey | Yahoo News

Posted on: 02/05/2020

"The prospect of adding something else to your schedule—and your budget—can be scary. Yet the potential rewards could make the sacrifices worth it. Here are some tips, based on my own experience."

Annie Nova | CNBC

Posted on: 01/31/2020

"Although many Americans have student loans, mortgage companies will still evaluate these outstanding debts while making their decision to approve or deny these borrowers,” said Elaine Griffin Rubin, senior contributor and communications specialist at Edvisors."

Annie Nova | CNBC

Posted on: 01/24/2020

"With more and more student loan borrowers falling behind, it’s clear many people need a way to make their monthly bills more manageable. Enter income-driven repayment plans, which some 8 million borrowers are enrolled in."

Test and the Rest | Test and the Rest

Posted on: 01/14/2020

"While getting into college seems like a Herculean task requiring the collaboration and contributions of a team of experts, paying for college can–believe it or not–be even tougher. Amy and Mike invited financial aid expert Elaine Rubin to break down the basics of what you need to know about student loans."

Test and the Rest | Test and the Rest

Posted on: 01/14/2020

"While getting into college seems like a Herculean task requiring the collaboration and contributions of a team of experts, paying for college can–believe it or not–be even tougher. Amy and Mike invited financial aid expert Elaine Rubin to break down the basics of what you need to know about student loans."

Anayat Durrani | US News and World Report

Posted on: 11/19/2019

"Hidden costs in the U.S. can start adding up the moment international students step off the plane. These are extra costs students may not have considered or budgeted for beyond tuition, textbooks, and room and board. Experts say it is important for prospective international students to plan ahead to keep on top of all anticipated expenses and spending."

Hannah Kolmansberger | Bloom United

Posted on: 11/15/2019

"Edvisors stated that 64% of college students reported running out of money before the end of the semester."

Abigail Hess | CNBC

Posted on: 10/11/2019

"Students should also make sure they are aware of the deadlines for applying for financial aid from their schools, states and local governments. The Department of Education and Edvisors provide resources for students to check their local deadlines."

Cheryl Winokur Munk | The Wall Street Journal

Posted on: 10/03/2019

"Many student-loan borrowers have difficulty making repayments, but they don’t always realize the devastating, long-lasting financial consequences that can result from missed payments."

Donna Fuscaldo | GoodCall

Posted on: 09/17/2019

"But some of that leniency, at least when it comes to student loan debt, changed on September 14,  when the FHA tightened its requirements for how mortgage lenders treat deferred student loan debt.  In the past, student loan debt that was deferred for more than 12 months before the mortgage closing date wasn’t counted in the debt-to-income ratio."