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Dear Parents: It's Time To Reconsider Whether College Is Worth It
Let's stop overselling the benefits of a traditional college education to a generation that can't afford it.
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How To Date When You’re Drowning In Debt
Having the right conversations at the right time can help you find love despite your debt.
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What It's REALLY Like to Live On $25 An Hour In New York City
, Guest Writer
Here are some things you have to think about when your parents aren’t providing you with more than $3,000 a month in financial support.
The Greatest Crisis Of My Generation Is Now A Dystopian Game Show
TruTV’s student debt-themed game show is an admirable concept. That doesn’t make it any less horrifying to watch.
How I Paid Off $22,000 Of Student Debt In 6 Months
, Guest Writer
I felt financially trapped; I had borrowed to get to this place, and it appeared I had made a mistake.
This Influencer Is Using YouTube To Speak Frankly About Student Loan Debt
When most influencers telegraph perfection at all (hidden) costs, Aja Dang's transparency feels revolutionary.
8 Ways You Can Quit Paying Your Student Loans (Legally)
Because faking your own death is not an option.
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6 Legit Ways To Lower Your Student Loan Payments
The system is absurdly confusing, so we’ve laid out your options.
To Help Strapped Borrowers, States Turn To Student Loan Ombudsmen
, Editorial Partner
A combined 43 million people owe more than $1.3 trillion in student loans. About 4.6 million of them were in default at the end of last year.
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Howard University Officials Allegedly Stole $1 Million, But At Least The Meme Is Sharp
Stylish Tyrone Hankerson Jr. was an irresistible target for his fellow students and the rest of the internet.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
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What To Do If You Find Out The Person You’re Dating Is Deep In Debt
Debt doesn't have to be a dealbreaker.
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18 States And D.C. Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules
DeVos froze a rule that would help forgive the student debt of people defrauded by for-profit institutions.
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The Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program Is What's Best About America
Former policy advisor, White House Domestic Policy Council
Cutting the program signals to our young people, and the world, how we view public service.
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Nicki Minaj Is Starting An 'Official Charity' To Pay Off Student Loans
And tuition too.
Do Indiana Taxpayers Want To Buy This For-Profit College?
Attorney, advocate, writer at RepublicReport.org
Purdue University's plans to purchase for-profit Kaplan mean the state will soon assume a great deal of ethical baggage.
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Reaffirm Our National Community By Forgiving Student Debt
Richard (RJ) Eskow
Mary Green Swig
More than 43 million Americans collectively owe more than $1.4 trillion in student debt.
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College Affordability Under Attack In President Trump’s Proposed Budget
President, Campaign for College Opportunity
The administration’s proposal to keep Pell Grant levels flat is very troubling.
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Watch Wisconsinites Protest Paul Ryan Through FaceTime
Because the House speaker wasn't giving them any actual face time.
Secretary DeVos And Student Debt: What We Know So Far
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Helping Lawyers Help Community
How will she handle educational debt? Should those with law school debt be concerned?
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