Stories tagged: student debt
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Still gift shopping? Here’s something more popular than Bitcoin, Netflix or marijuana
Are you shopping for a millenial? Chances are, they still have student debt.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
Study: For-profits to blame for most student debt defaults
Students who attended for-profit colleges were twice as likely or more to default on their loans than students who attended public schools, according to a federal study published Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 6:11 p.m.
Student debt in America hits record
Total U.S. student debt hit a record $1.31 trillion last year, the 18th consecutive year Americans’ education debt rose, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Tue., Aug. 25, 2015
Parents with student debt are saving for kids’ education, survey finds
Parents who are still paying off their student loans are determined to save for their own children’s college education to help them avoid repeating the vicious cycle of debt, according …
Sat., June 13, 2015
Editorial: Eliminate purveyors of student debt relief
With graduation, millions of American students are beginning to awaken to the burden of student loans that have climbed to a total $1.3 trillion. Staggering. Luckily for them, there are …
Sun., May 12, 2013
College graduates can ease strain of loan debt
Finding a job in a slow-growing economy is daunting enough without new financial obligations. Yet that’s the challenge many university students graduating over the next few weeks will soon face.
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 …
Sun., Nov. 28, 2010
New lawmaker knows of student debt
BOISE – Idaho’s newest congressman-elect is a 42-year-old attorney and former state lawmaker, but he’s also still paying off thousands in student loans. “It’s how I got through law school,” …
Sat., Nov. 27, 2010, 6:40 p.m.
Labrador still staddled with student debt
BOISE – Idaho’s newest congressman-elect is a 42-year-old attorney and former state lawmaker, but he’s also still paying off thousands in student loans.