Blog Category // Borrowing for College (3)

Does Working While in College Hurt Grades?

Research conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that students who work less than twenty hours per week have a ...

How to Stretch Your Dollar During College

There’s no better time to learn how to skimp and save than when you are in college! Chances are, you’re on a tight budget. ...

Student Loans: How to Pick Your Lender

There are so many decisions to make during the college planning process; it's easy to get overwhelmed. By the time you need ...

Fixed vs variable: Why your student loan rate type matters

All too often, when students and parents are searching for the best deal for their student loans, they focus on finding the ...

How to compare student loan options

If you are in need of a loan for college, it is important that you understand how to compare your options in order to get ...

Announcing 2018/19 RISLA Loan Rates

RISLA is excited to announce that it has lowered interest rates for the 2018/19 academic year and has launched a new, ...