Madison Miller

Madison is a Research Analyst at ValuePenguin and focuses on student loans and personal loans. She graduated from the University of Rochester with a B.A. in Financial Economics with a double minor in Business and Psychology.

MOHELA Student Loans: Working With Your Loan Servicer

The Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority (MOHELA) is a student loan servicer used by both the Department of Education and private...

Navient Student Loans Review: Dealing With Common Complaints

If you have federal student loans, it is likely that they are serviced by Navient. The company is one of the most well-known servicers as...

Conduent Services (Previously ACS Student Loans): What You Should Know

Conduent Education Services is a student loan servicer for both federal and private lenders. If you are having problems with this servicer...

Nelnet Student Loans: Common Complaints and Alternative Options

Nelnet is one of the largest student loan servicers used by the Department of Education. If you're having issues with the servicer or want...

FedLoan Student Servicing Problems and Alternatives To Consider

FedLoan Servicing was started by the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) to service student loans and handle public...

What You Should Know About Great Lakes Student Loans

Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation is a student loan servicer used by the Department of Education. If you took out federal loans and...

States and Colleges with the Most Borrowers in Default

We analyzed the latest Department of Education default rate data to better understand student loan debt, including which types of schools...

Student Loans Without a Cosigner: The Best Options and Alternatives

Finding a student loan without a cosigner can be challenging. Find out the best lender options and alternatives for you, as well as how to...

States Getting The Most (and Least) Federal Student Aid - 2018 Report

We combed through federal student aid data to find which states received the most and least federal aid between 2015 and 2016.

Closer Look at Federal Student Loan Servicers: How Does Navient Compare?

We took a look at Navient and analyzed how it compares to other federal student loan servicers.

Controversial Collection Tactics Used on Student Loan Borrowers

In light of recent news that the Department of Education is planning to discontinue using private debt collection agencies (PCAs) for...

Best Mortgage Lenders in Tennessee in 2018

The best mortgage lenders in Tennessee depend on your needs as a homebuyer, including the type of loan you qualify for and whether you want...

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