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Sallie Mae

I Need to Consolidate My Private and Government Back Student Loans. – Stephen

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“Dear Steve, I’m 3 years out of school and have both private and non private loans from Sallie Mae that is about $90K. My payments are about $800 a month. Is there any third party companies that can help me get a lower monthly payment on my student loans with Sallie Mae? I have tried applying to all different repayment ... Read More »

    I Cosigned for Student Loans for a Friends Son. How Can I Get Out of This? – Pam

    “Dear Damon, Cosigned for student loans for a friend of mine son since then she been laid off and it was more than a yr after the son graduated before he found a job. Sallie Mae has been coming after me hard for this debt, I lost my home in 2010, also filed bankruptcy the same year. The friend is ... Read More »

      How Does My Husband Get Back His Tax Refund as an Injured Spouse? – Regina

      “Dear Jim, I have lived in Phoenix arizona since 2003. Attended college in 2003 took a LOA went back in 2005. Have not had any income since 2003. I Was not able to complete course (I know has no bearing). I have been married for four years and I do not work and have no intention of working. I do ... Read More »

        I Am Afraid ECMC is Going to Garnish My Wages for an Old Sallie Mae School Loan. – JoAnn

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        “Dear Steve, I have a 24 year old student loan that started out at $2,300 and is now over 10,000. Sallie Mae had the loan and kept some of my taxes years ago. 5 years ago I put it on a Bankruptcy not knowing it was not discharged. Now ECMC has the loan I tried to get it out of ... Read More »

          I Co-Signed on a Loan for My Son to Attend Pilot School But It’s Closing. – Jake

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          “Dear Steve, I co-signed on a $50.000 loan for my son to attend pilot school. The loan was taken out with Salle Mae. After one year the school filed chapter 11 bankruptcy. And it is looking like it will now go to chapter 7. My son had only used up 12000 of the loan. The balance of 37000 which the ... Read More »

            I Signed Up With New Beginnings But Still Owe a Lot of Debt. – Lorelyn

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            “Dear Steve, I have 42, 000.00 ( private 10,000.00) remainder sallie mae student loans (3,700.00 ) taxes for 2010 because I had to increase my withholdings to make my monthly expenses. (4900) Amex in collections received summons- March 2011 (4900) Discover Card collections- (10,900) Bank of America in collections. Signed up for debt settlement last year with New Beginning Financial-I ... Read More »

              Is It Possible to Settle a Sallie Mae Student Loan?

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              “Dear Steve, My daughter attended a private university here in san francisco, University Academy of Arts, and obtained a Bachelor Degree in Merchandising in 2009. She borrowed the money from SallieMae for $56,489.19 and I’m (mom) the co-signer. Loan Amount $43,454.00 – Current Principal Balance $56,489.19 Loan $5,000 – interest 6.250% – Principal Balance = $7,583.61 Loan $9,000 – interest ... Read More »

                I Am a Firefighter and EMT and I Need to be Rescued From My Sallie Mae Student Loans. – Cindy

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                “Dear Steve, I am a firefighter/EMT I have 2 grown children my 32 year old son is disabled and lives with me and my husband. I decided to go back to school online and ended up with about 4 student loans. I had some financial problems due to my hours at work being cut so i got deferments on all ... Read More »

                  Should I Pay Down My Private Student Loans or Just the Minimums? – Anthony

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                  I am a recent college graduate with $80k in student debt. I attended a private college in Santa Barbara, CA, thinking they would provide the best education, an awesome alumni network, and a solid leg-up above the competition. True, I am working for $32K a year while my counterparts are struggling to work at Borders, however I have a lot ... Read More »

                    I Co-Signed a Sallie Mae School Tuition Loan for a Friend But They Say They Can’t Pay. – Vincent

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                    Hi, i co-signed a school tuition loan from sallie mae about 10 yrs ago for then a close family friend. I recently applied for an apartment and found out he didnt pay anything and it destroyed my credit. This person has a personal buisness and a BMW and only crys poverty when I beg him to pay his debt. The ... Read More »

                      Will My Sallie Mae Student Loan Debt Be Discharged When I Die? – Roz

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                      will my children inhert my credit card/student loan debt? I am a third way through my masters degree as a part time student I am taking mostly subsized sallie mae loans, which will total about $50K upon graduation. I had assumed that my debt would be dischargable upon my death…but am now seeing that may not be the case…I would ... Read More »

                        Mortgage Forbearance for Deployed Reservists? – Karen

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                        The Soldiers and Sailors act is intended to protect credit during military service but, when looking into forbearance for mortgage during a deployment, the mortgage company (first horizon) indicated that they would report any modification to the credit bureaus. Our household income went DOWN more than 60% as a result of military pay in the reserves– which means we couldn’t ... Read More »

                          I Want to Know More About the Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Act of 2010. – Porter

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                          I did not know I had any debt until 4 years ago when I got a call from a creditor. Apparently my parents had put most of my student loans in my name and took out a credit card and racked up $4,000.00. I paid the credit card, but now my Sallie Mae private loan in $32,000. I live very ... Read More »

                            How Can I Lower My Student Loan Payments? – Marq

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                            I was what people would probably consider a disadvantaged student living close to the poverty income line when I first started college. Financial aid was critical for me to be able to attend college. My real debt started when financial aid officials informed me after the semester had started that I had a large balance in my account that financial ... Read More »

                              What Can I Do About My Student Loans? – M

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                              My student loan debts were accrued sometime in 1993 when I deferred. I had consolidated all my loans by then. Due to inability to find a job, I defaulted. In or about 2003, I was able to gather some certain about $70,000 which I wanted to use to pay off my debt. I think my student loans were around in ... Read More »

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