Stories tagged: college loans
Thu., June 15, 2017, 10:29 a.m.
Betsy DeVos delays Obama-era rules designed to protect students from predatory for-profit colleges
The Trump administration is suspending two key rules from the Obama administration that were intended to protect students from predatory for-profit colleges, saying it will soon start the process to …
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
College loan information bill passes
College students would get more financial information on loans under state Senate bill
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, 9:56 p.m.
Perkins Loan program going away
Congress fails to reauthorize Perkins Loans, the nation’s oldest federal loan program for college students.
Tue., Aug. 11, 2015
Incentives, loan programs part of Clinton’s college affordability plan
WASHINGTON – Calling for a “new college compact,” Hillary Rodham Clinton on Monday unveiled a $350 billion plan aimed at making college more affordable and reducing the crushing burden of …
Sun., March 31, 2013
College grads can learn and earn their way out of student loans
Scott Anderson knew he wanted to go into veterinary medicine, a profession shared by his father and his uncle. Affording the degree, however, posed a challenge. “It’s incredibly expensive,” said …
Sun., Aug. 7, 2011
Debt deal creates hurdles for college students
NEW YORK – College is already expensive. Now the government’s 11th-hour agreement to raise the debt ceiling is set to push costs higher. That’s particularly true for those pursuing advanced …
Sun., July 17, 2011
Take early control of your student-loan debt
NEW YORK – School isn’t over yet for recent college graduates. Their next test is figuring out how to repay student loans. It’s easy to become complacent about student loans …