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by Jag6313
Sat Mar 05, 2011 5:06 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: College Student - Is investing right for me?
Replies: 15
Views: 1832

I did not realize all the subtleties of the Perkins loan. I am not sure I would qualify for any forgiveness, but the more I know about these loans the better! All of the loans are undergrad. I obtained an associates in Automotive Technology before moving on to get my bachelors (in a 5 year program) ...
by Jag6313
Sat Mar 05, 2011 11:30 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: College Student - Is investing right for me?
Replies: 15
Views: 1832

Campy2010 - Thanks for the insight I had no idea deferment allowed for continual compounding! I will probably not do that now if I can help it! Bob - The only unsubsidized loan is the 4,262 @ 6.8% loan. The rest are subsidized and the $4,000 @ 5% is a Perkins Loan (no interest accrues while in schoo...
by Jag6313
Fri Mar 04, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: College Student - Is investing right for me?
Replies: 15
Views: 1832

College Student - Is investing right for me?

Hi all, First, I want to say thank you so much for all creating/contributing to such a friendly and wise forum. I have been lurking and reading for a few days now trying to amass as much knowledge as possible and feel I have finally found a few questions that have not (or maybe cannot) be answered t...