‘Don’t let your BFF miss out’
‘Senate Democrats don’t want a deal,’ said one Republican aide
‘What you would do if you were a rational financial actor?’
McConnell: ‘Why Senate Democrats continue to attack the president’s plan is a mystery’
‘Borrowers who are delinquent on student debt may face difficulty obtaining other forms of credit’
Obama will answer one question each day via text message
Congress and President Obama fail to meet an agreement as they fight to impose their own plans
Obama used a Friday Rose Garden speech on government-controlled student loans to help campaign for mid-term elections.
Gillibrand says bill is ‘just common sense’
Bill would force Federal Reserve to lend tuition money to students at discounted interested rates
Senator wants Fed money to ‘fund our students, keep us competitive and grow our middle class’
HBCUs get special federal funding, while students graduate at low rates and default on loans at high levels
With the reward of a college degree decreasing, many students and parents will end up as debt slaves.
American students owe over $1 trillion in student loan debt
The 1980 film Caddyshack is an accidental time capsule that proves the absurdity of college costs today
Student loan debt has been on the rise for many American households since 2007
Without congressional action, interest rates are set to spike from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent on July 1
We need to have an adult conversation about Pell Grants.