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Latest Member Blog Articles on Student Loans
The Top Three Ways To Help Pay For a College Education
Mar 23 2017
Figuring out how to pay for college is something that millions of Americans worry about every year.
Latest Forum Threads on Student Loans
Pros and cons to the government forgiving $108 billion in student debt
Dec 12, 2016 06:36 PM
A Federal Program Has Been Wiping Away Disabled Vet's Student Debt.
Dec 27, 2018 04:22 PM
Should We Continue Subsidizing Higher Education?
Apr 25, 2016 02:13 PM
President Obama's Student Loan Repayment Changes
Mar 10, 2015 04:40 PM
Need Blind vs Need Sensitive College Admittance
Mar 09, 2015 07:08 AM
Is it true that teachers can get student loans forgiven?
Feb 11, 2015 06:13 PM
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How to Apply for Grants and Scholarships That Help Pay For College
Apr 20 2017
As a former college admissions counselor I used to tell every prospective student that there's a lot of money out there, but you're going to have to spend some time working to get some of it. It was true then and it's true now.
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Free 4-Year Public College. If New York can do it, every state can.
Jun 28, 2017 04:40 PM
How to not Let Saving for Your Kid's College Ruin Your Retirement Fund
May 09, 2017 04:48 PM
How to Determine if Junior or Community College is Your Best Option
Dec 08, 2016 01:26 PM
The Spectrum of U.S. Education: From Homeschooling to Boarding School
Dec 09, 2016 06:30 PM
Government Student Loans News & Opinion Articles
Where Does Kamala Harris Stand On Student Loan Debt?
Mon Jun 10, 2019
There's one area of student loan reform where Kamala Harris has uniquely positioned herself.
This Couple Proves You Can Buy Property And Pay Off $200,000 Of Student Lo...
Thu Mar 23, 2017
Chasing the debt-free by 35 dream.
How Student Loan Debt Can Affect Your Tax Return
Thu Mar 23, 2017
If you accrued any student loan debt in 2016, here’s everything you’ll need to know when filing your tax returns this year.
Student loan collector pledges not to charge high fees permitted by Educat...
Tue Mar 21, 2017
Even with the go-ahead from the Trump administration, United Student Aid Funds will not hit debtors with exorbitant collection fees.
How You Can Repay Student Loans And Save For Retirement At The Same Time
Wed Mar 15, 2017
You don't have to choose between paying off your student loans and saving for retirement. Here is how to do both.
When unpaid student debt leads to a smaller Social Security check
Fri Dec 30, 2016
The 68-year-old has been struggling to pay off his debt since 1982 when he borrowed about $12,500 to get a Master's degree in Liberal Arts from the University of Southern...
Should I save for retirement or pay off student debt first?
Thu Apr 21, 2016
You've paid off all your debt obligations and have money left over, should you pay down more student loan debt or put the money toward your retirement?
Do You Earn Too Much To Qualify For College Financial Aid?
Tue Mar 31, 2015
College aid formulas expect parents to contribute up to 47% of their after-tax income to college costs each year. Will your income throw your child out of the running for...
Student Loans Videos
Elizabeth Warren Shares Her Big Idea For Americ...
Thu Jun 20, 2019
Our series My Big Idea gives the candidates a chance to tell voters about an issue that defines them. Tonight,...
Elizabeth Warren to introduce bill canceling st...
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Massachusetts senator and presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren just announced a plan to eliminate up to $50,000...
Are student loans CRUSHING your dreams?
Thu Mar 23, 2017
In this episode of HDTAY I discuss the massive problem of student loan debt. It is getting out of hand and might be...
The Economics of Going to College and Getting S...
Sat Feb 25, 2017
Is going to college worth it, especially in places such as the United States where you'd have to get a student loan?
President Obama On Paying Off His Student Loans...
Tue Mar 24, 2015
The biggest financial issue currently facing young Americans is not the decline of manufacturing jobs or the...
The 5 Most Common FAFSA Questions
Mon Dec 08, 2014
The free application for federal student aid, or the FAFSA, is your ticket to paying for college, especially if you...
Will new student loan options make a dent in de...
Wed Nov 26, 2014
Student debt is something millions of Americans live with for years, even decades after they graduate from college....
What Happens If You Don't Pay Off Your Student...
Tue Sep 16, 2014
Student debt has now surpassed 1 trillion dollars in the US. The high cost of education coupled with a rocky job...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Student Debt
Sun Sep 07, 2014
John Oliver discusses student debt, which is awful, as well as for-profit colleges, who are awfully good at...