student loan debt
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.
Student-Loan Debt Is Bringing on Millennial Class War
A new analysis shows the snowball effects of college debt—from credit cards to the size of your house. It will come to a head.
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."
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.
How to Pay Off Student Loan Debt if You Don't Have a Rich Family
Five young women who pulled it off explain their strategies, including part-time jobs, longer commutes to save on rent, and understanding their interest rates.
It’s Not Rude to Talk About Money
Obeying the taboo against talking about money could be keeping you from reaching your financial goals and having the life you really want.
POC College Grads Are Challenging Disproportionate Student Loan Debt
"Not all student debt is created equal."
People Can't Afford College, so They're Taking Free College Classes Online
Massive Online Open Courses could spark a college affordability renaissance, but they're also probably too good to be true.
College Is for the Rich, Now More Than Ever
Higher education is increasingly out of reach for many low-income, working-class and middle-class Americans.
In 2017, College Affordability Is Far From a Reality in the US
State legislators are still hard at work developing creative programs to pump the breaks on student debt and increase accessibility to postsecondary programs.
Billions in Student Debt Could Disappear Because of Lost Paperwork
The latest example of America's legal system being a total shitshow might actually help you out—if it doesn't screw you over first.
How to Pay Off Your Student Loans When You're Young and Broke
Federal loans account for the vast majority of student debt. After the Great Recession destroyed all our futures, Obama decided to make up for it by creating programs that would encourage college grads to not just default.