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Youth Debt

The Case for a National Youth Corps

DJ Cook | Posted 06.30.2014 | College
DJ Cook

The biggest problem that owners of crippling student loan debt face is the lack of opportunity to find a career in their field of study that would allow them to pay back these loans.

Understanding the Gen Y Debt Battle

SaveUp | Posted 09.22.2013 | Business

Low or inconsistent income can create a cycle of taking on debt (particularly "bad" debt) to make ends meet. And unfortunately, the recent economic crisis has affected those in Gen Y dramatically.

This Group Of Americans Is Steering Clear Of Debt

Reuters | Posted 04.24.2013 | Business

By Heather Struck NEW YORK, Feb 21 (Reuters) - The recession had a strong impact on young Americans who saw the credit crisis up close...

He's Only Stuck If He Lets Himself Be

Mike Lux | Posted 02.09.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

In the eyes of Republicans, the Washington Post, and all the other "Serious" people inside the Beltway, deficits, debt, and the control thereof are all that matters. At the end of the day, though, it is Obama who will determine whether deficits will define his second term.

Well-Educated, In-Debt, Unemployed: Meet The Millenials | Megan Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

They are perhaps the best-educated generation ever, but they can't find jobs. Many face staggering college loans and have moved back in with their par...