The collections industry is pushing GPT-4 as a dystopian new way to make borrowers pay up, replicating the debt system’s long history of racial bias.
How a new twist on a classic scam exploits people in need of debt relief—and how to spot it.
Students who can't rely on the bank of mum and dad to cover soaring rent and bills are suddenly finding themselves without a home.
Tara Hanlon flew regularly to Dubai and described it as a “perfect life”. Then she got caught at Heathrow with £1.9m in vacuum-packed bags.
I paid 136% of what I borrowed and was elated when President Biden announced his student loan cancellation plan. Then it all changed.'
“Buy now, pay later” companies say they’ve created “a fairer and more sustainable alternative” to credit cards. Some users say they also change spending habits for the worse.
Michael Barr has invested in over 80 firms involved in crypto, debt collection, payday loans, and fintech.
The interest rate on university loan repayments is going up to 12 percent. Here's how it'll affect your bank balance.
Thanks to a mysterious 1986 law, credit reporting on student loans is mandatory. For millions of Americans, that’s meant financial disaster.