First United Bank & Trust Student Loans

iHELP Private Student and Consolidation Loans

Whether you are beginning your college journey, managing existing college debt or somewhere in between, we have a private loan product to meet your education financing needs.

First United has partnered with iHELP to deliver attractive, competitive and low-cost student loan solutions*:

  • No application or origination fees
  • Competitive rates
  • Get 0.25% off your rate with automated payment from any checking or savings account
  • Easy to apply
  • Personal assistance every step of the way
  • No payments required while in school
  • Apply with a cosigner to help qualify for the loan and possibly receive a lower interest rate

Make the application process seamless by carefully reviewing the eligibility/credit requirements and interest rates for your desired product prior to applying.

Private student loan

Our iHELP Private Student Loan product would be a great fit if you currently enrolled in school and are looking to cover college-related expenses and you have exhausted all federal loans, scholarship, or grant options.

Student Loan Consolidation

If you are currently in repayment, the iHELP Consolidation Loan was designed for you! Choose to consolidate all or few existing federal, federal PLUS or private loans for a single payment, possible lower rate or shorter term.

* All loans subject to credit approval.

Student Loan Specialist

Laura Helmich

Laura Helmich

Business Development Officer & Student Loan Specialist

Certified Credit Counselor
Financial Literacy Coordinator

  • 30 years navigating the Education Loan process
  • Recipient of multiple service awards within the financial aid community

Office Phone:301-533-2333

Additional Features and Services

Internet Banking

Execute all sorts of banking transactions without having to leave your home or office. It’s easy and secure.

Mobile Banking

On the run? You can access account balances, transfer funds and even pay bills using our mobile app.

Mobile Deposit

Just snap a picture of your deposit with your smartphone, press a few buttons, and you’ve completed your banking for the day.

Visa Debit Card

Earn reward points without accumulating debt with the card that links to your checking account.

Telephone Banking

Access account information, transfer funds, and even place check reorders 24-7 from the convenience of your phone.

Customer Service Center

Our skilled associates are just a phone call away, until 8 PM on weekdays, to answer to all your banking needs.

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