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

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 ...
Splash Financial Student Loan Refinance

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 ...
Student Loan Interest Rates Dropping! How To Take Advantage

Student Loan Interest Rates Dropping! How To Take Advantage

By Joseph Reinke, CFA Student loan interest rates are dropping!!!!  We break down how soon to be students and current students can take advantage of these lower interest rates ...
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 ...
How To Decide If You Should Refinance Or Keep Federal 0% Rate For 6 Months

How To Decide If You Should Refinance Or Keep Federal 0% Rate For 6 Months

By Joseph Reinke, CFA Many people are confused about what to do with their Federal student loans in the current environment.  The question is: Should I refinance since interest ...
Student Loans and The Coronavirus

Coronavirus And Student Loans

By Joseph Reinke, CFA We have received over 200 emails and questions in 3 days about Coronavirus and student loans.  Obviously, the Coronavirus is not a good thing. However, ...
public service loan forgiveness calculator

Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Calculator

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Our public service loan forgiveness calculator (PSLF) does the following: It helps you determine how much you’d save by going on PSLF ...
7 Best Student Loan Refinance Companies

7 Best Student Loan Refinance Companies

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Our student loan planning experts have helped FitBUX Members manage and eliminate over $950 million in student loans over the past two years.  In ...
Dave Ramsey Snowball Method

Student Loan Repayment: Dave Ramsey or High Interest Rate?

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX Many that use FitBUX’s free student loan planning service and have asked us about implementing Dave Ramsey’s Snowball Method for repaying student loans ...
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 free student loan planners that work for companies like FitBUX.  The answer is…the finance ...
2019 SoFi Student Loan Refinance Review

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 ...
Student Loan Grace Period

Student Loan Grace Period: What You Need To Know

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX When I speak to recent graduates about their student loan grace period,  I often hear two very different comments.  The first, "I ...
PSLF Program Update

PSLF Program Update: The Headlines Are Deceiving

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX This article discusses new data that was released for the PSLF program. It also discusses how to protect yourself just in case ...
PSLF

Public Service Loan Forgiveness – The Complete Guide

By: Edmund Lau, CFA This guide is about public service loan forgiveness, or PSLF for short. We speak to many individuals who aren’t familiar with the program, do not ...
Pay Off Student Loans or Invest

Pay Off Student Loans Or Invest

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX One of the most common questions we get at FitBUX is “Should I pay off student loans or invest?” This is a complex question because ...
Refinance Student Loans The Ultimate Guide

Refinancing Student Loans: The Ultimate Guide By FitBUX

Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Refinancing student loans is a hot topic and has exploded over the past few years. I feel like I’m bombarded constantly with “Refinance ...
Student Loans and Mortgages: Should Refinancing Student Loans Come First?

Student Loans and Mortgages: Should Refinancing Student Loans Come 1st?

By Joseph Reinke, CFA Founder of FitBUX Student loans and mortgages are top of mind for many new grads.  One of the goals we most often hear on our ...
Independent Contractor vs Employee (1)

Make More Money: Become An Independent Contractor

By Joseph Reinke, CFA At FitBUX, we’ve been getting a lot of questions from students and new grads about being a 1099 employee vs a W-2 employee because they ...
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 ...
Partial Financial Hardship

Partial Financial Hardship: What Is It & How To Calculate It

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, Founder of FitBUX Many people researching income driven repayment plans come across this word termed partial financial hardship.  When you read the government’s definition you ...