Following up on my previous posts (links below): ABA Journal, Lawmakers Ask Dept. of Ed to Extend Student Loan Discharge for Charlotte School of Law Students: The Department of Education has the authority to extend enrollment requirements for school loan discharges if there are “exceptional circumstances,” which is what should...
Twenty states suspend people’s professional or driver’s licenses if they fall behind on loan payments, according to records obtained by The New York Times.
Student loan debt continues to be a huge burden for many Americans. Graduates in the Northeast have more debt on average, while those in the Southwest had the least on average. Families in the Northeast tend to spend more on collegeShow More Summary
Citizens Bank offers simple, private student loans with a few exciting perks, making them a good contender in the student loan market. Here's our Citizens Bank review. Want A Student Loan Lender That Gives You Discounts For Your Loyalty? Consider Citizens Bank appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
Tax deductions often come in pretty handy when it’s time to pay Uncle Sam his due, especially for young adults with student loans or Americans with high medical expenses. The post Senate Tax Plan Beats the House, Though Not by Much appeared first on The Good Men Project.
SHEBOYGAN (WITI) — How does a college loan worth a few thousand dollars suddenly skyrocket to a few million? It happened to one UW-Milwaukee graduate. When he wasn't getting answers, he turned to FOX6's Contact 6 for help. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Earlier this morning the New York Federal Reserve released their quarterly consumer credit report which detailed, among other things, delinquencies rates on every type of consumer debt from mortgages to student loans. Now, given the 4.3% unemployment rate in the U.S. Show More Summary
Creditors file tens of thousands of lawsuits each year. Here are defenses that have halted collection cases.
Students who were defrauded by for-profit colleges are still waiting on the U.S. Department of Education to forgive their federal student loans — and Senate Democrats are pressuring Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to act. Since the Trump administration came into office, no borrower defense claims have been approved. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), who has also […]
Robert Kelchen (Seton Hall), An Empirical Examination of the Bennett Hypothesis in Law School Prices: Whether colleges increase tuition in response to increased federal student loan limits (the Bennett Hypothesis) has been a topic of debate in the higher education community for decades, yet most studies have been based on...
"$1.2 trillion in student loans translates to a whole lot of fancy graduates who don't have jobs."
While both college debt and the "boomerang" phenomenon are growing, a new study casts doubt on the notion that staggering student loans are driving young adults back to their parents' doorsteps.
I have three new notes to offer about the Republican tax plan. You have to see them to believe them. #1: The Golf Course Deduction The Republican plan eliminates deductions for student loan interest, alimony payments, moving expenses, major medical expenses, school supplies purchased by teachers, and tax credits for parents who adopt children. Sure […]
Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98% of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their schools, according to an analysis of Education Department data published Thursday. The study by the Century Foundation represents the most thorough analysis to date...
It’s not often that I find stories about money bloggers in my local newspaper. But that’s just what happened when I opened the “Neighbors” section of the Lake Oswego Review last week! Jacob (26) and Marissa (23) Lyda graduated from college with a combined $87,000 in student debt. Show More Summary
As you start out, it's difficult to balance all of your financial responsibilities. Should you start paying off student loans ASAP? Start saving for retirement? For a house? Here's what you need to know before you start paying extra toward your student loans. Should You Save Or Pay Off Your Student Loans Early? appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98 percent of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their schools. That's according to an analysis of Education Department … Click to Continue »
Librarian Kyra Hahn shares her experiences navigating the intense bureaucracy of the Federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program and provides tips, advice, and explanations that can make the process easier for applicants.
One of the scariest things that can happen is a robocall alerting you to the fact that student loan forgiveness program is on thin ice. It’s such a predictable tale of terror – people were promised a decade ago that if they made payments...Show More Summary