The Surprising Number of Borrowers Behind on Student Loans

The government watchdog Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a blistering report recently outlining the widespread problems in the way student loans are managed. The conclusion? According to the Washington Post: The sloppy, haphazard work of student loan servicers, the middlemen who collect and apply payments, is creating obstacles to repayment, raising costs and driving borrowers … Continue reading The Surprising Number of Borrowers Behind on Student Loans

#DemDebate: Candidates Discuss Student Loan Debt Solutions

College affordability, a pressing issue for students, was touched on during Tuesday night’s Democratic presidential debate. With student loan debt at its highest ever, and the current costs of most institutions forcing many prospective students to be priced out of higher education, viewers were looking to the debate for answers to this growing crisis. Former … Continue reading #DemDebate: Candidates Discuss Student Loan Debt Solutions