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What to Do About the Student Loan Problem
Commentary The student loan problem has become a fiasco. The magnitude of the problem is startling—more than $1.5 trillion of outstanding debt (triple what it was a mere 13 years ...
June 7, 2019
Warren’s Student Loan Proposal Draws Harsh Review From Unexpected Source
News Analysis WASHINGTON—Dozens of influential think tanks in the nation’s capital regularly issue reports critiquing government programs and ...
April 30, 2019
Trump’s Higher Education Reform Proposes Faster Loan Forgiveness, Expanded Pell Grants
The administration of President Donald Trump released its priorities for higher education reform on March 18. Among about ...
March 18, 2019
Student Loans Are Exploitation in Disguise
Student-loan debt in the United States has reached $1.56 trillion, half a billion more than credit-card debt. Only ...
March 17, 2019
Free Enterprise, Not Free Tuition
Should everyone go to college? Last year, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced the College for All Act, which would ...
September 17, 2018
James Altucher Interview: Student Loans, Stock Market, Bitcoin
James Altucher is a lifelong learner: Not only did he go to university to study computer science but ...
August 6, 2018
Liberals Write Off $200 Million More in Student Loans
Recently released fiscal documents show the Canadian government won’t collect $203.5 million in debts from 34,240 students, according ...
February 19, 2018
Epoch Times Staff
Amazon: Bank to the Future?
A plethora of fintech (financial technology) startups are disrupting traditional finance by offering alternative, cheaper, and more convenient ...
July 27, 2016
Obama Administration to Clear Student Loans for People With Permanent Disabilities
President Obama will pardon school debt for hundreds of thousands of disabled people, the Department of Education announced ...
April 13, 2016
Armed US Marshals Are Arresting People for Outstanding Student Loans
US Marshals have started arresting people over outstanding federal student loans. Paul Aker appears to be one of ...
February 16, 2016
To Cut Costs, College Students Are Buying Less Food and Even Going Hungry
Studies have long shown that a college student's odds of achieving financial security and a better quality of ...
September 26, 2015
Corinthian College Students Get Loan Amnesty if They Give Up Credits
WASHINGTON—A top education official said Wednesday that the 16,000 former Corinthian Colleges students who saw their campuses abruptly ...
April 29, 2015
Billions of Dollars Left Unused, as Students Fail to Ask for Financial Aid
At a time when mounting student debt is dominating news, students across America are leaving nearly $3 billion ...
March 19, 2015
Kim A Wilcox
Despite Rising Student Debt Defaults, a Dramatic Increase in Spending
Americans owe the federal government a total of $1.1 trillion in student loans, and despite more generous repayment ...
February 5, 2015
Some Student Loans Can Be Paid by New York State
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a student loan forgiveness program on Jan. 18, 2015.
January 18, 2015
Canada’s Student Loan Process Too Complex, Report Finds
A new report says student loan systems in Canada are overly complex and lack transparency.
July 23, 2014
Infographic Highlights Alarming Facts Concerning Rise in Student Debt
School is expensive but because a degree is imperative to remain competitive in this economic environment, many students ...
January 3, 2014
College Costs Scare Middle Class
Most Americans agree: College is too expensive, and reliance on federal and private loans has increased dramatically. College ...
September 21, 2013
Lauren Morency DePhillips
Student Loan Interest Increase: Political Stalemate
The federal Stafford Subsidized Student Loan interest rate doubled on July 1 from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent, ...
July 4, 2013
Student Loan Programs in Crisis
Americans are borrowing, not frivolously, but to further their chances to land that perfect job and move up ...
February 14, 2013
Heide B. Malhotra
Mexico Sends Almost 15,000 Troops to US-Mexico Border to Curb Illegal Immigration
Mimi Nguyen Ly
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House Takes First Step to Passing Funding for Humanitarian Crisis at Border
Jimmy Carter Compliments President Trump for Showing Restraint on Iran
US Holocaust Museum Speaks Out Against ‘Concentration Camp’ Comparisons
Concern About Chinese Media Grows in Africa
, Special to The Epoch Times
Trump Orders Disclosure of Hospital Prices
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