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More Changes To Student Loans Could Be On The Way

us news | Kelsey Sheehy | Posted 02.04.2014 | College

This article comes to us courtesy of U.S. News & World Report, where it was originally published. Student loans garnered a lot of attention in 2013...

Are PLUS Loans a Positive or Negative for Parents?

Jodi Okun | Posted 12.11.2013 | College
Jodi Okun

As with all decisions about borrowing money, there are many factors to take into consideration. The choices you make now could affect your child and your family for many years to come.

Don't Dawdle on Student Loan Search

Jason Alderman | Posted 11.25.2013 | College
Jason Alderman

College may be a year away, but scholarship and loan application deadlines are just around the corner. And, if you haven't been down this path recently, you'll soon learn that there are tons of decisions to make and documents to fill out.

Student Loan Deal Doesn't Solve Problem

Terry Savage | Posted 10.19.2013 | College
Terry Savage

When the president signed the student loan deal restoring lower rates for student loans, there was agreement and applause. The politicians should stop patting themselves on the back. The problem still looms large: $1 trillion in outstanding student loans

Failing Our Future

Beverly Daniel Tatum | Posted 05.20.2013 | College
Beverly Daniel Tatum

Despite our national rhetoric about the importance of a college-educated workforce, recent action (or inaction) at the federal level makes it harder every day for students to achieve that goal.

New Federal Loan Policies Hamper Black College Enrollment

AP | BROCK VERGAKIS | Posted 02.26.2013 | Black Voices

ATLANTA -- Ariadne Partlow dreamed of graduating Spelman College and moving on to medical school, but instead of studying biology this semester, she w...

Federal Student Loan Changes

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Jason Alderman

A key component of the recently passed Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act will result in several significant modifications to the how federal student loans are offered and processed.