If you should be in a short-term economic bind, you might be eligible for a deferment or even a forbearance. With either of the choices, it is possible to temporarily suspend your repayments.
In terms of deferment and forbearance, however, there are two things that are important start thinking about:
- Generally in most situations, interest will accrue throughout your amount of forbearance or deferment. What this means is your balance will increase and you should spend more within the full life of one’s loan.
- If you should be pursuing loan forgiveness, any amount of deferment or forbearance likely will not count toward your forgiveness needs. Weiterlesen