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Citizens Bank is a brand name of RBS Citizens, N.A. (NMLS ID# 433960) and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania (NMLS ID# 522615).
1 Variable rate, based on the one-month London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") published in The Wall Street Journal on the twenty-fifth day, or the next business day, of the preceding calendar month. As of March 1, 2014, the one-month LIBOR rate is 0.15%. Variable interest rates range from 2.65% - 8.65% (2.65% - 8.50% APR) and will fluctuate over the term of your loan with changes in the LIBOR rate, and will vary based on applicable terms and presence of a co-signer. Fixed interest rates range from 4.75% - 10.75% (4.76% - 10.51% APR) based on applicable terms and presence of a co-signer. Lowest rate requires application with co-signer, 5 year repayment term, and borrower making scheduled payments while in school. Subject to additional terms and conditions, and rates are subject to change at any time without notice. Such changes will only apply to applications taken after the effective date of change. Please note: Due to federal regulations, Citizens Bank is required to provide every potential borrower with disclosure information before they apply for a private student loan. You will be presented with an Application Disclosure and an Approval Disclosure within the application process before you accept the terms and conditions of your loan.
2 Interest rate reduction of up to 0.50 percentage points is possible with the following discounts:
Loyalty Discount: You will be eligible for a 0.25 percentage point interest rate reduction on a new TruFit Student Loan® if you or your co-signer (if applicable) has a qualifying account in existence with us at the time you and your co-signer (if applicable) have submitted a completed application authorizing us to review your credit request for a TruFit Student Loan. The following are qualifying accounts: any checking account, savings account, money market account, certificate of deposit, automobile loan, home equity loan, home equity line of credit, mortgage, credit card account, or TruFit Student Loan. This discount will be reflected in the interest rate disclosed in your TruFit Student Loan Approval Disclosure that will be provided to you once your loan is approved. Limit of one Loyalty Discount per loan, and discount will not be applied to prior loans. The Loyalty Discount will remain in effect for the life of the loan.
ACH Benefit: During periods when payments are due, you will be eligible to receive a 0.25 percentage point interest rate reduction on your loan by authorizing our loan servicer to automatically deduct your payments each month from any bank account you designate. Benefit is not available when payments are not due, such as during deferment or forbearance or during periods where you have cancelled automatic deductions. If our loan servicer is unable to successfully withdraw the automatic deductions from the designated account two or more times within any 12-month period, you will no longer be eligible for this benefit.
TruFit Student Loan: Students must be enrolled at least half-time in a degree-granting program at an eligible institution. Students must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident or an international student with a creditworthy U.S. citizen or permanent resident co-signer. For students who have not attained the age of majority in their state of residence, a co-signer will be required. Citizens Bank reserves the right to modify or discontinue these benefits at any time. Any changes to these benefits will not affect loans issued prior to the change date. Ranges subject to change. TruFit private student loans are subject to credit qualification, completion of a loan application/consumer credit agreement, verification of application information, and – if applicable – self-certification form, school certification of loan amount, and student’s enrollment at a TruFit-participating school.
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