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My Daughter Defaulted on the Parent Plus Loan I Signed For

Steve Rhode | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Steve Rhode

Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, I co-signed for a Parent Plus loan for my daughter a few years back. Roughly $45,000 now. She wasn't abl...

My Federal Student Loans Doubled Since I Defaulted

Steve Rhode | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Steve Rhode

Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, I went to a tech school right out of high school and accrued 3100 in fed student loans. I defaulted afte...

Republican Obstructionism Leads to Doubling Student Loan Rates

Rep. Hank Johnson | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics
Rep. Hank Johnson

As outstanding educational debt soars past $1 trillion, it's clear that the outmoded tradeoff of debt for diplomas is no long working for Americans.

How Obama's Giving Rich Kids A Leg Up

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 10.16.2012 | Money

Lawyers, MBAs and other high-income professionals will get a bigger break on student loans than low-wage earners under the government's new income-bas...

Best-Kept Secrets Of Student Loan Borrowing

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 07.18.2012 | Education
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By: Robyn Gee Story after story about college students graduating with mountains of debt permeate the news every day. Headlines like, “A Genera...