Weekend Reads: Student Loans, Vacations, and Habits Posted May 15, 2015 by Kaitlin Butler
Apollo Global Management is one of the latest large institutions entering the student loan refinancing market and working with lending platforms to tackle the student loan crisis. As CommonBond CEO David Klein notes, Apollo's move marks another step in a greater trend of traditional institutions partnering with marketplace lenders to help consumers get better rates on their debt. Read on for more insights from Klein and others in the lending space on what moves by players like Apollo mean for consumers.
It can be tough to plan out a vacation when you're paying off a mountain of student loan debt, but the time off will be worth it—if you get your student debt in hand before you go. Take these three steps in order to make sure you're getting the best deal on your existing loans and prepared to enjoy a worry-free vacation.
Sometimes, you just need to read statements like, "Contrary to popular belief, people who are successful in business don't spend all of their waking hours working." Wild Creations Co-Founder Rhett Power shares that while the weekend does need structure to be successful, the structure is meant to help you recharge. Test out Power's tips this weekend and decided for yourself by Monday.
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