07-12-2014 04:49 PM
Wil be taking one out in the fall and was wondering if they will pull my credit. From what I have read it doesn't look like they do. Can anyone confirm this?
07-14-2014 07:30 AM
Sure don't. I got... a lot... in college.
But no credit pulls. They get the information on what you qualify for with your FAFSA. However, if you do a Parent Plus loan, they will pull your parents' credit. A friend of mine funded her college that way.
07-14-2014 02:24 PM
Cool. Thanks for the help.
Interested to see what it does to my score. I'm sure it will lower it at first but after a few months of making payments maybe it will go a bit higher.
Only taking out 6k for the fall/winter semester so will be able to keep it under control. Should be about the same for the next 2-3 years. Could pay cash now but would rather have a bit more flexibility and not feel broke.
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