Tag: Student Loans

FAFSA videos simplify the application process

The FAFSA can be completed in about 30 minutes if you know what to expect and have the information you need at your fingertips. We’ve created a series of short videos to explain different aspects of student financial aid and common areas where people have questions in completing the FAFSA. Overview of the financial aid Read More

“Ask Staci and Amanda” live on Facebook

You’ve got questions, and BND’s Staci and Amanda have answers – college-related ones. Check out their series “Ask Staci and Amanda” live every Tuesday, typically at 2:30 p.m., on BND’s Facebook page. They, along with featured guests, discuss a variety of higher education and career-related topics. Join the conversation and post your questions in the Read More

Benefits at no charge to your business

As a business owner, you know how important it is to take care of your employees. Bank of North Dakota has a no-cost option available that sends a clear signal to them that you care about their financial well-being. Bank of North Dakota offers presentations on its programs on-site at businesses to assist people with Read More

BND calculators can prevent student loan payment surprises

Surprises are great – sometimes. One thing you don’t want to be surprised by is your student loan payment. While you may think it’s better to sign the paperwork and worry about it later, you may not like what you find out. It’s better to be educated and thoughtful when making student loan decisions. BND has Read More

Consolidate all your student loans

The DEAL One Loan allows North Dakota residents to consolidate all of their student loans: DEAL, federal and private/alternative loans, into one loan with a fixed or variable interest rate. There are no loan fees. Borrowers do not need to have an existing student loan with BND to take advantage of the program; they must Read More

DEAL One Loan Numbers in 2014 Exceed BND’s Expectations

Bismarck-ND – More than 3,000 North Dakotans have taken advantage of the DEAL One Loan since it was offered by the Bank of North Dakota (BND). It is one of the first student loan programs in the country to allow the consolidation of all types of student loans, including federal student loans, into one student Read More