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|Subject: Re: Question Re: Payment made on Direct Plus lo||Date: 5/19/2013 1:03 PM|
|Author: ishtarastarte||Number: 8040 of 8314|
I'm not sure on the PLUS loans, but on the regular Stafford loans, it depends on if they are subsidized or unsubsidized.
Subsidized doesn't start accruing interest until payback starts. Although apparently if the loan started after July 12, 2012, then it starts accumulating during the grace period.
Unsubsidized starts right away.
Looks like on the PLUS loan,