Identifying Your Servicer To find out who your loan servicer is, visit your account dashboard and scroll down to the “My Loan Servicers” section, or. call the Federal Student Aid Information Center (FSAIC) at 1-800-433-3243.
- 1 Who is the holder of my student loan?
- 2 How do I find out about my student loans?
- 3 Is Nelnet and Navient the same?
- 4 Who is my lender?
- 5 Are my student loans Federal?
- 6 Is nelnet a federal loan?
- 7 Do student loans show up on credit report?
- 8 Is Navient a federal student loan?
- 9 Is Navient a Sallie Mae?
- 10 Is Navient going out of business?
- 11 Are Navient and Great Lakes the same?
- 12 What is a loan provider?
- 13 How do I find my PPP loan number?
- 14 How do I find out my loan number?
Who is the holder of my student loan?
A loan holder is the entity that manages your student loan. The loan holder of a Direct Loan is the U.S. Department of Education (ED). The loan holder of a FFEL Program loan may be a lender, secondary market, guaranty agency, or ED.
How do I find out about my student loans?
You can use the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) to find out what federal loans you have. As of February 2020, the NSLDS site is found on the Department’s StudentAid.gov site.
Federal student loan servicers, such as Nelnet and Navient Corp., are companies that collect payments, respond to customer service inquiries and perform other administrative tasks on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education.
Who is my lender?
Your mortgage lender is the financial institution that loaned you the money. Your mortgage servicer is the company that sends you your mortgage statements. Your servicer also handles the day-to-day tasks for managing your loan. Your servicer may or may not be the same company that originally gave you your loan.
Are my student loans Federal?
Another way for you to determine if you have a federal loan is by accessing the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS®) site using your FSA ID. The NSLDS site displays information on all federal loan and grant amounts, outstanding balances, loan statuses, and disbursements.
Is nelnet a federal loan?
Nelnet is a federal student loan servicer working on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, the government agency that lends you or your child student loans.
Do student loans show up on credit report?
Similar to other financial commitments, student loans can appear on credit reports. Since credit scores are calculated using information from credit reports, on-time payments — and late or missed payments — can impact credit scores.
Navient is one of the largest federal student loan servicers. It also services private student loans from various lenders. If you don’t find your loan information through studentaid.gov, you have a private student loan.
Navient is a U.S. corporation based in Wilmington, Delaware, whose operations include servicing and collecting student loans. Managing nearly $300 billion in student loans for more than 12 million debtors, the company was formed in 2014 by the split of Sallie Mae into two distinct entities: Sallie Mae Bank and Navient.
Navient is leaving the business while under fire from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which sued it in 2017, claiming that the company had made it difficult for borrowers to repay their loans. But Navient was already set to end its federal loan services at the end of the year.
Can you separate myth from fact? Great Lakes, FedLoan Servicing, Navient, and Nelnet are student loan servicers. They’re the connection between you and the lender. For federal student loans, the interest is determined by the Higher Education Act as enacted and amended by Congress.
What is a loan provider?
A mortgage lender or mortgage broker.
How do I find my PPP loan number?
You can find your SBA PPP loan number / ID on your account’s home page once you log in to my.scratch.fi. The SBA PPP loan number is labeled “SBA Loan #” and is in the top left side of your account home page (see image below for guidance).
How do I find out my loan number?
Here are some of them:
- Check your loan statement. The loan statement that your bank issues after your loan is sanctioned will have all the details regarding your loan, including your loan account number.
- Log in to your bank’s website or app.
- Call on the bank’s toll-free customer care number.
- Visit any branch of your bank.