I’ve compiled my favorite student loan resources from around the web. Granted, I haven’t actually tried some of the services mentioned, so you’re on your own if you try them out. But, I do like that they exist. I hope you find a helpful resource for your own student loan repayment journey.
Understand Your Loans
Consolidate If You Can
Student Loan Sherpa has a list of companies through which you can consolidate your private loans: The Big List of Student Loan Consolidation and Refinancing Companies.
Options for Eliminating Student Loan Debt
Find Your Loans & Refinance Them
Student Loan Hero is a resource for students who’ve lost track of their loans, as well as students who just want to see all their loans in one place. You can manage all your loans from one dashboard!
SoFi is a company through which you can refinance your loans. They’re also listed on Student Loan Sherpa’s list of consolidation companies. Note: This is an affiliate link.
Increase Your Income/Decrease Your Spending
Nick at Side Hustle Nation has as many ideas for side hustles as you’ll find anywhere else on the internet. A lot of articles about side hustles recycle the same ideas, so this site is a good place to get started. It’s got a lot of good information in one place.
The personal finance blogosphere features many fine folks who have/are rapidly and/or steadily paying off their student loans. Follow their journeys for inspiration.
Melanie at Dear Debt paid off $81k in student loans.
Michelle at Making Sense of Cents paid off $38k in student loans in 7 months.
These are just a few of the blogs out there that document the journey of paying off student loan debt. I’d love to add more inspirational blogs to this list. If your blog focuses specifically on student loan debt, let me know and I’ll add you to this list.