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Back in March CommonBond closed one $50 million Series D investment led by the venture capital arm of Fifth Third Bank, a top 25 bank (by assets) based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Today, we see some of the fruits of this strategic partnership as the two companies announce the launch of student loan refinancing for Fifth …

The national default rate for student loans has been slowly declining after peaking at 14.7% in 2013. In 2015 the official default rate was 11.8% and so far in 2018 it has fallen to 10.8%, according to Federal Student Aid, an office of the US Department of Education. Still, with overall student loan debt exceeding …

Cambodian commercial banks show greater preference for providing riel loans to microfinance institutions (MFIs) as they rush to increase the share of local currency in their loan portfolio to at least 10 percent by now the end of next year. This decision serves to comply with a new requirement from the National Bank of Cambodia …

Today we honor those who served in the military. When our eligible service members, veterans and surviving spouses consider buying a home, the Department of Veterans Affairs has a program to help them. The home loan guarantee program can help with buying, building and repairing a home. The loan is provided by private lenders and …