Ugh. Student Loans.
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|Sun, 02-21-2010 - 7:20am|
I did DH's FAFSA a few weeks ago. They sent him a link to his SAR. I never noticed before (or maybe it was never there before), but they have a summary of all of his outstanding student loans. $28,000. Ouch. I made it through college with less than $10k in student loans so that seems like a lot - especially since we still have 2 whole years to go (not counting grad school if he goes)! I had purposefully not kept track of his total in student loans. Knowing the total feels like a complete kick in the you-know-what.
Anyway, he has some subsidized (no interest for us to pay while he's in school) and some unsubsidized (interest accrues). Well, he has hundreds of dollars in interest. I paid the accrued interest on 2 of the loans: $531.44. We had some leftover money from our taxes so I figured this was a good use of the funds. It's just really frustrating to know that interest is really acruing on his student loans (my