Category: Student Loan Refinance

February 4, 2019 No comments exist

Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX We often get questions about student loan refinancing in our student loan workshops or from FitBUX members who use our student loan refinance solution.  It is easy to tell how confused students and new grads are on the subject. We dive deep in our Student Loan Refinance guide. However, this…

February 1, 2019 No comments exist

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX Two of the top questions we get at FitBUX are: “What is student loan consolidation?” and “Should I consolidate my student loans?”  We touch on this topic in our Student Loan Repayment guide.  However,  this article digs deeper into student loan consolidation. This article covers the 4 topics you…

January 30, 2019 No comments exist

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX Many that use FitBUX’s Student Loan Solution and have asked us about implementing Dave Ramsey’s Snowball Method for repaying student loans. This article reviews the cost tradeoff of this strategy relative to repaying your highest interest rate student loan first, an example, what not to do regardless of your…

July 30, 2018 No comments exist

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX At FitBUX, we often hear of stories from new Members who were either provided incorrect information by their student loan servicer or are extremely confused by what they’ve been told. This article is one example of a FitBUX Member who has Fed Loans and how they misinformed her… The…

May 21, 2018 No comments exist

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 her loans in full and on time if approved. ‘ Such nuances include requiring a co-signer, applying with a spouse, meeting specific debt-to-income ratios, etc… Knowing…