Student debt

Late Capitalism

'Income Sharing' Is Wall Street's Potentially Predatory Alternative to Student Loans

The Hot New Millennial Trend is something critics call "indentured servitude."
Matt Taylor
1.9.19
Culture

TV Show 'Grown-ish' Is Offering to Pay Off $125,000 of Student Debt

Ahead of its season two premiere, the show announced a grant program for people 18-and-up.
Taylor Hosking
1.3.19
Late Capitalism

Instead of Giving Billions to Amazon, We Could Just Cancel Student Debt

Yes, this is actually possible.
Allie Conti
11.16.18
2018 election

These Candidates Want to Eliminate Your Student Loan Debt

It may not shock you to learn that Donald Trump is not part of the solution.
Allie Conti
10.31.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Don’t Let Them Tell You That Your Job Determines the Respect You Deserve

The struggle to support oneself and its accompanying anguish are nothing new. But there’s something uniquely maddening about the financial anxiety Millennials must wrestle with today.
Ann-Derrick Gaillot
10.23.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

This Is How You Go to College Without Taking on Massive Debt

Many young people don't even realize that bargaining over financial aid is an option.
Allie Conti
10.22.18
Late Capitalism

Here's Fresh Evidence Student Loans Are a Massive, Generational Scam

The co-author of an enraging new report called the student loan system "a failed social experiment."
Matt Taylor
10.17.18
Late Capitalism

You're Probably Not Getting That Loan Forgiveness You're Counting On

Out of almost 30,000 people who applied for a forgiveness program, just 96—less than 1 percent—had their debt erased. And it gets worse.
Allie Conti
9.21.18
Student debt

Republicans Want to Make It Harder for You to Pay Off Student Loans

The GOP tax plan creates both winners and losers, and if you deduct student loan interest, you're likely a loser.
Harry Cheadle
11.3.17
labor

The Next Hot Millennial Trend: Never-Ending Labor in Dystopian Warehouses

The death of retail, workers' rights, and pension plans have sent migrant seniors into the arms of Amazon. What does this mean for a generation saddled with debt?
Allie Conti
9.27.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

GOP healthcare bill is dead (for now), fiancé of Australian killed by police demands answers, billions in student loan debt could be erased, and more.
VICE Staff
7.18.17
student loans

Should You Worry About Trump's Ominous First Move on Student Loans?

The president rolled back protection for some borrowers facing default, and one expert says that could just be the start.
Allie Conti
3.21.17
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