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The rate on direct loans for undergraduates will be 3.76 percent, down from 4.29 percent. For graduate students, it will be 5.31 percent, down from 5.84 percent.
A survey of 1000 college students found, amongst other things, worries about student loans.
Here's "student loan debt" part 2. Russ Feingold has launched a campaign to ease the burden of student loans. As former Wisconsin Sen. Russ Feingold aims to unseat GOP Sen. Ron Johnson, he is promoting a social media campaign advocating for a proposal that would allow students to refinance their loans.
If you are like millions of other graduates, you might've experienced sticker shock when you received your first student loan bill after graduation. While taking out a student loan to complete your degree seemed like a good plan at the time, you might be having some regrets when faced with the...
If you don't have a great job like 50 Cent's toddler, paying for college can be really tough. The rest of us have to get pretty sneaky to buy those very valuable English bachelor degrees, by filing for bankruptcy or selling our organs. Show More Summary
What's in a name? Just because your private student loan uses the term "student loan" doesn't mean it is one. At least for purposes of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, a student loan must be from an "eligible educational institution" to be considered nondischargeable. Show More Summary
Gradifi founder Tim DeMello doesn’t have an outbound sales team. That’s how big the student loan problem is. When Boston based Gradifi first launched its student loan paydown plan, 456 companies reached out wanting to sign up for the...Show More Summary
In the late 90's, Gregg was hired to administer a small Novell network at EduLoans, a student loan processing company. What it amounted to though was a toxic waste cleanup at a Superfund site. To say his predecessor, Loretta, was underqualified was a blunt understatement. Show More Summary
“Whether you train at say, East 15 or Rose Bruford as an actor, do a maths degree at Oxford, or read history at Durham, the fees are the same. Student loan entitlement, extended in a limited form to postgraduate courses from this autumn, applies to all first degrees. It’s financially no harder for drama students […]
Student loan repayment. Lengthy parental leave. Unlimited vacation. Company-paid wedding expenses. If it seems like the menu of employee benefits is turning into an ever more varied and sundry buffet of assorted perks, it is. The twentieth...Show More Summary
Perhaps you thought reporters had exhausted the reservoir of stories about jobless law school graduates struggling to pay off their student loans. Think again! If anything, I'm guessing this depressing genre is about to see a whole second...Show More Summary
Although the burden of repaying student loan debt can delay life goals like buying a home, pursuing a higher degree, or starting a business, it's possible that theimpact of student loan debt on homeownership been overstated. That's an argument put forward by Susan Dynarski, a professor of public policy, education, and [...]
These are the tradeoffs.
An attendee holds a "Student Loan Justice" sign while waiting for Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, to speak during campaign rally near Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, June 9, 2016. President Barack Obama formally endorsed Hillary Clinton [...]
Student loans do not automatically disqualify you from home buying. Learn strategies to overcome high student debt and get a mortgage pre-approval.
Preying on young women who need money for college and other expenses, Internet lenders in China are reportedly offering them high-interest loans in exchange for nude photos of themselves, enticing victims with promises of extra cash and then blackmailing those who fail to pay by threatening to publish the pictures or send them to their […]
For a period of time in the early 2000s, I had very, very little money to live on. It was during my final years in college and I had chosen to cut my student loans to the barest minimum I could while still keeping a roof over my head and food on the table. Show More Summary
This year's average college graduate is in $35,000 of debt. But it doesn't have to be that way. Here's how to minimize your student loans before and during college. How To Make It Through College Without Taking Out Student Loans appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
What do you get when you combine skyrocketing tuition costs, a lack of growth in high-paying jobs, moral hazard, and America’s largest-ever generation of students? As VisualCapitalist's Jeff Desjardins explains, it’s a recipe for a mountain...Show More Summary