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Civil unrest loan application deadline is August 17, says feds – NBC Los Angeles

The U.S. Small Business Administration reminded business owners and residents of Los Angeles on Friday that the deadline is August 17 to apply for a federal disaster loan to cover costs related to property damage caused by civil unrest. which began on May 26. Director Tanya Garfield of the US Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field […]

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May 2022 Student Loan Interest Rates

Student loan rates are currently among the lowest in history. However, while the rates may seem attractive, there are still some things to consider before taking on student loan debt in this volatile economic climate. The interest rate for federal undergraduate Stafford loans issued July 1, 2021 through July 1, 2022 is 3.73%, down from […]

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What factors affect personal loan interest rates?

Understand the process and factors that affect interest rates before applying for a personal loan. (iStock) A personal loan is a flexible financing tool that you can use to buy a car, consolidate debt, make home repairs or pay for education. And if your credit score is good, you could be eligible for $100,000. If […]

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Student Loan Interest Calculator: Step-by-Step Instructions

Learning how to calculate student loan interest will help you understand what you’re actually paying for college debt. Interest on federal student loans and many private student loans is calculated using a simple daily interest formula. To calculate the amount of student loan interest that accrues monthly, find your daily interest rate and multiply it […]

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PPP Loan Application Deadline Extended to August 8

If you haven’t completed a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan application by the previous deadline, you’re in luck. On July 4, President Donald Trump extended the deadline for PPP loan applications by more than a month. The new deadline for PPP loan applications is August 8. PPP loan deadline extended to August 8 The previous […]

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How to weigh the pros and cons of online loans

Note that the student loan situation has changed due to the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and relief efforts from the government and many lenders. Discover our Student Loan Hero Coronavirus Information Center for news and additional details. * * * Whether you’re using a budget tracking app or depositing checks into your bank account […]

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Federal student loan interest rates at record high for 2020-21

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