It’s unlikely that all the proposals will be enacted, but student advocates criticized the details.
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. President Donald Trump's budget outline for fiscal 2018 calls for a major restructuring of the student loan program, inc...
President Trump is proposing to get rid of student loan programs aimed at borrowers who need the most help.
President Trump’s 2018 budget, released Tuesday, proposes dramatic changes to a few popular student loan programs.
(WASHINGTON) — Education advocates say President Donald Trump’s budget contradicts his campaign pledge to make college more affordable with its proposed elimination of subsidized student loans and cuts in other programs that help students pay tuition. Show More Summary
Education advocates say President Donald Trump's budget contradicts his campaign pledge to make college more affordable with its proposed elimination of subsidized student loans and cuts in other programs that … Click to Continue »
Not all students were saved when the Department of Education released federal loans...
As was widely expected, President Trump's new budget calls for eliminating a major student loan forgiveness program designed to help government and nonprofit workers, such as lawyers, teachers, and social workers. Those who have already...Show More Summary
If you have student loans, I’m sure you’ve dreamed of just not paying them back. You imagine what else you could be doing with that money and think how much easier life would be without the relentless payments. I’ve totally been there. Although I’ve dreamed of not paying back my debt, I know it’s my […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Education organizations are lashing out at President Donald Trump's budget proposal to eliminate subsidized student loans and loan forgiveness programs. The budget proposal also cuts funding for federal work-study programs, which help students pay for college.
The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those who enter public service, according to a budget document released late Monday. The proposals are likely to face criticism amid calls to make college more affordable and as millions are struggling to pay...
Allan Collinge is the founder of the Student Loan Justice Organization a grassroots citizen’s organization dedicated to returning standard consumer protections to student loans. The group was started in March of 2005 and has focused primarily on research, media outreach, and grassroots lobbying initiatives. located in Washington DC. From time to time Angry Bear has […]
The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those who enter public service. The proposals are likely to face criticism amid calls … Click to Continue »
State officials say thousands of New Jersey residents who attended schools operated by Corinthian Colleges can seek to have their federal student loans cancelled. Attorney General Christopher Porrino made the … Click to Continue »
President Trump believes there are too many companies servicing federal student loans. And he's cutting that number.
Following up on my previous posts: As Deadlines Approach For College Financial Aid & Income-Based Loan Repayment, IRS Leaves Parents, Students & Graduates In Lurch By Taking Down Online Tax Return Data Retrieval Tool (Mar. 12, 2017) NY Times: 100,000 Taxpayers Compromised In Hack Of FAFSA Tool At IRS (Apr....
Let’s take a look at the second largest source of household debt (after mortgages): Student Loans. The post Student Loans Debt: The Bubble is Still Inflating was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
The Department of Education will hand over the work of servicing federal student loans to one company from the current nine.
THE NEW YORK TIMES EDITORIALIZES: Student loan payments are keeping young people from getting on with life, delaying marriage and homeownership. If only there had been some kind of warning.
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