Topic: Cosigner

What is a Private Student Loan Cosigner? And Why Do I Need One?

May 29, 2018 | College Ave Student Loans

Most students enrolling in college have little to no credit history, so they are considered risky loan candidates. To mitigate this risk, lenders may require students to apply with a cosigner. Learn what a cosigner is, why you need one, and who makes a good cosigner.

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Cosigning On a Loan vs. Taking Out a Parent Loan

July 24, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Parents planning to borrow for college can cosign on a student loan with their child or take out a parent loan. See what to consider as you weigh your options.

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How to Find a Cosigner

June 7, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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Most people applying for a private student loan need a cosigner. Learn what a cosigner is, why you need one, who makes a good cosigner, and how to ask a cosigner.

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