3Rivers Blog

What You Should Know About the Parent PLUS Loan

Posted on Tuesday, February 20, 2018

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist We’ve outlined a few other loan types in previous posts, but haven’t dug deep on Parent PLUS loans yet – what are they,…

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Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?

Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2018

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist Many savvy graduates are looking to student loan refinance to pay off loans quicker – lower interest rates, better terms, more…

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How to Pay for College with Bad Credit - Or No Credit

Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2018

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist If you are on the hunt for ways to pay for college, but you’re worried about your credit history, there are options available to…

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Paying on Student Loans While in School

Posted on Monday, January 8, 2018

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist Many families are asking the question, “Should we be making payments on student loans while taking classes?” For most…

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3Rivers’ 2018 Holiday Observances, Hours + Closings

Posted on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Looking for information about our branch hours and holiday observances? You're in the right place! Normal Branch Hours The following hours apply to all of our branches. You can…

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Bitcoin 101: Answers to Your Questions About the Digital Currency That’s Going Mainstream

Posted on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

By now, you've likely seen the term "bitcoin" showing up all over your social media feeds and newscasts, and may be wondering what exactly this trending form of money is and…

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3Rivers Gives Back: A Year in Reflection

Posted on Monday, December 4, 2017

As 2017 winds down, we’re able to reflect on a fantastic, and incredibly eventful year. 3Rivers is so thankful and proud to be an active participant in the communities we serve. As…

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What to Look for During a College Visit

Posted on Monday, December 4, 2017

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist It’s that time of year again! High school juniors and seniors are visiting top college choices to explore campus, talk with…

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Creating a Financial Stategy for the Holiday Season

Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2017

by James Cashman, 3Rivers Student Loan Specialist A study published by Healthline in 2015 showed 53% of millennials considered money to be the leading cause of stress during the holidays.…

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Help Us Save Lives: RSVP to Our Blood Drive on January 5

Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2017

Did you know that a one-time blood donation can save up to three lives? Join us on Friday, January 5, 2018, as we partner with the American Red Cross to host a…

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