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Student Loan Delinquency

Shahien Nasiripour

Half Of Federal Student Loan Borrowers Not Paying On Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

Less than half of borrowers with the most common type of federal student loan are repaying their debt on time, new data released by the U.S. Departmen...

Fed Maps Show There's More To Student Debt Crisis

Posted 05.15.2013 | Business

New data released by the New York Federal Reserve Bank shows that the percentage of delinquent student loans dropped slightly in the first quarter of ...

13 States Where Student Loan Debt Is Crushing College Grads

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.15.2013 | Business

The mountain of U.S. student loan debt is getting taller and taller, and more and more students are falling behind in their payments, according to a r...

Chris Kirkham

Why More People May Be Behind On Student Loans Than We Think

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 02.28.2013 | Business

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York released data on Thursday showing skyrocketing levels of student debt over the past decade. But the real picture ...

The Age Group Most Likely To Default On Their Student Loans

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 07.19.2012 | Business

Today, Americans are collectively struggling with a trillion dollars in student loan debt. That's hitting borrowers of all ages, of course. But which ...

Student-Loan Delinquencies Rise, Adding To Fears Of An Education Bubble

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 10.17.2011 | Business

While the job market remains sluggish, student loan debt continues to rise, fueling fears that a higher-education spending bubble may be underway. ...

Student Loans: The Government Is Now Officially in the Banking Business

Ellen Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Ellen Brown

Under the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act (SAFRA), the federal government will lend directly to students, ending billions of dollars in wasteful subsidies to student lending firms.