A recent graduate makes sure he understands how interest is calculated on his medical education loans.

Repaying Student Loans

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About this article

Many residents, fellows and new physicians have substantial student or medical education loans. Learn about terms and issues related to loan repayment and the consequences of default.

What you´ll learn
  • How interest is calculated on student and medical education loans
  • The difference between loan deferment and forbearance
  • Tips for finding assistance in repaying loans
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