Even a Reasonably Prudent Person can’t escape the long arm of student loan debt. [Salon.com]
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released its Private Student Loans Report. [CFPB]
What if there were no student loans? Corvette Forum tackles the question. [Corvette Forum]
Wells Fargo lowers the interest rate on student loans. In other words, get suckered more gently. [Wall Street Journal]
A discussion of student loans in light beige: WNYC’s Brian Lehrer talks Anya Kamenetz, author of DIY […]
Alcohol and dorm room damages are part of a “hidden college costs” list. Student loan interest? Not so much. [Student Loan Network]
Pell grants on the chopping block in Congress. Your $5,500 grant just became a loan! [Kansas City Star]
What colleges offer the best return on investment? Hint: […]
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Jerry Ashton (“Written Off”) interviews student loan activist C. Cryn Johannsen. [PWRN]
Suit alleging Sallie Mae overcharged students who defaulted on student loans may proceed, California court rules. [Higher Ed Watch]
What are for-profit colleges good at? Delivering federal dollars to themselves. [Continue Reading →
Happy Valentines Day! Even if you’re spending today alone, know that your lenders will never forget you.
President Obama’s budget proposal seeks the elimination of “year-round” Pell Grants and subsidized loans for grad students. Republicans overheard clinking champagne glasses. [MSNBC]
Ok, Republicans, settle down. President Obama’s cuts to education could affect your […]
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