The latest news on loans
Most seniors should be cautious.
Community banks have plenty of money to lend, but intense scrutiny has raised the bar.
Some public-sector employees are eligible for new programs.
FBR lowers rating, the lenders think about tightening.
Consider these additional sources of capital.
A new study says online lending may be advantageous for subprime or minority borrowers.
One blogger points out a potential problem of lenders' dependence on technology.
New federal standards ease some of the financial pressure for students and their parents.
The indictment raises concern that there could be significant abuse in the private loan sector.
The American Bankers Association releases a list of tips for consumers.