FAME Announces Statewide Expansion of SALT™ Program

FAME is pleased to announce a statewide expansion of the SALT program in Maine. Created by American Student Assistance, SALT is an innovative program designed to empower college students and alumni to confidently approach, manage, and pay back their student loans while gaining financial skills for life.

FAME’s Financial Education & Default Prevention Efforts

FAME continues to maintain impressively low cohort default rates for Maine student loan borrowers. According to the U.S. Department of Education, FAME’s federal Fiscal Year 2011 three-year cohort default rate was 7.1 percent of borrowers.