Student loan debt now averages more than $30,000 per borrower. It can be a very difficult obligation to meet- especially for some-one beginning their career in education. NEA Member Benefits has partnered with Savi to provide a unique student loan benefit to NEA members. Start your journey to student loan freedom.
NEA Member Benefits has partnered with Savi to provide NEA members a free on line student loan evaluation tool to determine their eligibility for federal repayment and forgiveness programs. Just answer a few questions on our secure website, and the Loan Forgiveness Navigator will do the rest.
2. Free Student Loan Checkup
The Loan Forgiveness Navigator checks your loans against free federal repayment and forgiveness programs. The average user finds over $1,500/year in new savings! As an educator, you may also be eligible for special teacher forgiveness programs. When you are completing the Loan Forgiveness Navigator, you will enter your basic personal information, tax information, and can sync your student loans. We recommend having a recent tax return and student loan statement available to make your registration run as efficiently as possible. Pick a repayment plan and easily enroll. Savi will provide ongoing advice, tools, and information.
What you get:
- Income-based repayment plan options.
- Whether you qualify for any cancellation or forgiveness plan, and how much you can save.
- Phone and chat support.
3. Enroll in our Premium Service for $29.95
The on line calculator will allow you to determine your repayment options and show you what your potential savings could be completely for free. Once you see your options, you can choose to apply for the programs yourself. As an NEA Member, you can also take advantage of our convenient e-filing service and get 1-on-1 support from our student loan experts for $29.95 –a 66% discount from our non-member rate.
What you get:
- Pre-filled electronic repayment and forgiveness forms and enrollment.
- One-on-one phone support about your loans and the loan forgiveness process.
- 66% Off the Retail Price.