This is our Commonbond student loan refinance review. Commonbond is one of the 7 lenders in FitBUX's free student loan refinance service.

2019 Earnest Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Earnest student loan refinance was founded in 2013.  They stand out for an underwriting approach based on a borrower’s earning potential.  In ...
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Saving Money While Chasing A Dream

FitBUX Stories is a collection of articles written by Members and Non-Members of FitBUX. The purpose is to provide positive encouragement to others who have found themselves owing a lot in ...
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Navient Strikes Back

Navient Strikes Again

FitBUX Stories is a collection of articles written by Members and Non-Members of FitBUX. The purpose of the stories are to provide positive encouragement to others who have found themselves owing ...
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Student loan Refinancing

Understanding The Student Loan Refinancing Nuances with FitBUX

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Each student loan refinance company has their own nuances when deciding whether an applicant is a “good risk”, i.e. likely to repay ...
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Should I Refinance My Student Loans

Should I Refinance My Student Loans?

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX We recently polled Members of FitBUX and asked them to identify their top questions about student loans.  One of the most popular ...
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Refinancing Student Loans Pros & Cons

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Understanding the pros and cons of refinancing student loans is an extremely important topic. At FitBUX, we speak to people daily who ...
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What is a finance charge

What Is A Finance Charge On A Loan?

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX One question we are often asked by FitBUX Members who use our free student loan refinance serivce is, “What is a finance ...
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student loan co-signer

Refinancing Student Loans With A Co-Signer

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX As highlighted in our Student Loan Refinancing Guide, there are two primary reasons for refinancing student loans with a co-signer.  In this ...
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How To Refinance Your Student Loans

How To Refinance Your Student Loans

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Many new grads haven’t had to repay loans just yet.  Many more have never refinanced a loan. In this article, I detail ...
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7 Best Student Loan Refinance Companies

7 Best Student Loan Refinance Companies

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX We've helped FitBUX Members manage and eliminate over $700 million in student loans over the past two years.  In doing so, we've helped them ...
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Student Loan Planner For New Grads

Finding A Student Loan Planner Is Hard – Here’s Why

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX I often get asked why there aren’t more student loan planners that work for companies like FitBUX.  The answer is…the finance industry ...
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Splash Financial Student Loan Refinance

2019 Splash Financial Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Splash Financial was founded in 2013.  They stand out for their flexible underwriting guidelines and internal customer service.  They are ideal for those ...
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2019 SoFi Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX SoFi student loan refinance (actual company name is Social Finance, Inc.) was founded in 2013.  They stand apart from others because they ...
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Thrivent Student Loan Refinance Review

2019 Thrivent Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Thrivent is actually a very well known credit union which recently entered the student loan refinance space.  They recently began offering student ...
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Lendkey Student Loan Refinance Review

2019 Lendkey Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Lendkey was founded in 2013.  They stand out for their customer service and extremely competitive rates on short-term loans.   In our ...
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Laurel Road Student Loan Refinance Review

2019 Laurel Road Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Laurel Road was founded in 2013.  They stand out for an underwriting approach based on a borrower’s earning potential and are great ...
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Commonbond Student Loan Refinance

2019 Commonbond Student Loan Refinance Review

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Commonbond was founded in 2011.  They stand out for their new technology in which they won FitBUX’s 2019 award for best new technology.  ...
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NHSC Loan Repayment Guide

NHSC Loan Repayment Program 2019 Guide

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Many health care professionals are eligible for a unique student loan forgiveness plan. This plan is the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) ...
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Student Loan Reviews

Spotting Student Loan Scams

By Edmund Lau, CFA, Co-Founder of FitBUX We’ve come across certain companies with questionable business practices and wanted to share our thoughts to make sure our readers don’t fall ...
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Student Loan Crisis Solutions

3 Solutions For The Student Loan Crisis

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Almost two years ago, I joined Will Boyd on the Breaking Student Debt Podcast. On the podcast, we discussed the similarities and ...
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