Resource Archive for: For Employees

Understanding the Grace Period from a Borrower’s Perspective

Learn about federal student loan borrowing grace periods and how they can help you pay off your student loans.

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Tips Toward Financial Wellness Achievement

Be aware of how you are spending your money. A $4 cup of coffee five days a week costs you $80/month. Review some of the items you...

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Offsite linkStudent Loan Stages in School, Grace, and Repayment

From the time you take out a student loan to the time you pay it back, the loan goes through a “life cycle,” with multiple stages that...

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Student Loan Definitions and Terms to Know

Definition of words related to federal student loans and the Nelnet payment process.

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Borrowers Making Payments Assistance Video

One of the concerns that often arise when talking about student loans is making payments. That’s why we made this video on borrowers making payments, straight from...

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Income Driven Repayment Plan Application Walkthrough

Learn how to apply for an income-driven repayment plan on Studenloans.gov here.

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Offsite linkBenefitEd Launch Offers Employers Student Loan Benefits

BenefitEd, a Nelnet company, has created a program to help employers offer student loan repayment as an employee benefit. It leverages Nelnet's existing relationships with loan providers...

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Offsite linkBenefitEd Ameritas Partnership for Loan Repayment Benefits

Ameritas and Nelnet announced today a joint venture to own and expand BenefitEd, a student loan repayment benefit company. BenefitEd, founded by the Nelnet Innovation Hub in...

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Student Loans Information You Should Know

Take advantage of all grants, scholarships, and work-study opportunities available to you before you borrow student loans. Your financial aid advisor can help you borrow only what you...

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Money Saving Strategies For Better Budgeting

Set your thermostat lower during colder months, unsubscribe from your cable TV service, turn off the lights when not in use, get a roommate, live at home...

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