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Deferment of Federal Student Loans

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in this video we're going to discuss

what it means to defer student loans so

let's say that you have some federal

student loans and for whatever reason

you're having difficulty paying those

loans in some cases you may be able to

apply for and receive a deferment from

your loan servicer which allows you to

postpone repaying your loans for a while

and basically you can postpone not just

the interest but also the principal both

the principal and the interest you do

not have to pay matter of fact if they

are subsidized loans let's say it's a

perkins loan for example so it's a

subsidized federal loan then the

government will continue to pay the

interest during the period of the

deferment so if you get a deferment for

a year the government will pay the

interest during that year however if