College is going to be one of the biggest investments of your life, which is why you should just trust what the student loan companies tell you without even thinking twice about how much you could be screwed after school has ended.
Student Loan Crisis
When they say the “federal reserve is loaning the banks money at such and such a rate” they are actually printing that money out of nothing. This is the big scandal they do not want&hellip
Clearly, this debt program is a racket. This special report delves into how lenders, such as Sallie Mae, have incentive to encourage deferments and forbearance, because the loan then begins accruing interest on, not only&hellip
Default: the Student Loan Documentary chronicles the stories of borrowers from different backgrounds affected by the student lending industry and their struggles to change the system. No matter when their loans were taken, many borrowers&hellip
Paul Solman speaks with Activist and author David Graeber on mounting student debt and what history says about paying it back. In the ancient times in the Middle East it was custom to cancel all debt for consumers by the kings, also called a “Jubilee” in other Biblical times.
They are taking direct action against the new loan-backed fees system, which they fear is a ticking debt bomb, and their universities being turned into profit-driven corporations, rather than places to expand the mind.
Student loan debt is now one of the Obama Administration’s biggest cash cows. The government is poised to pocket a record $51 billion profit from federal student loan borrowers this year, according to a report&hellip
According to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in February, student loan debt has climbed to $1.16 trillion.
A rumble of legitimate discontent is mounting from the 40 million Americans saddled with student debt totaling $1.16 trillion — a number expected to increase to $2 trillion by 2022. College debt now touches one in five U.S. households and…
Author of “The Student Loan Scam” joins MidPoint to discuss student loan debt in America, the effect student loan debt has on the economy and why his group is fighting for overhaul of the student loan system in America.
The U.S. Department of Education is turning in a major profit and has forecast making about $127 billion over the next decade from federal student loan borrowers.
The Richard Fowler Show Student debt, like global warming, is one of those rare categories of news in which the latest news is always worse, never better. How are the very latest numbers? Bad! A&hellip
Another problem people over look is when an individual has been paying back their loan for awhile, then suddenly loses a job and has difficulties gaining employment for quite awhile
Most Americans are not aware of the fact that a simple law gives the federal government complete lifetime control over each and every American who consumes any form of educational debt. That law is United&hellip
By John Lawrence – Will Blog for Food Today’s students are being crushed with John Bunyan’s proverbial burden on their backs – student loan debt. Until relatively recently this debt could have been discharged in&hellip
The 27-minute film was released on PBS late October 2011 and has since gone on to screen at over 142 public broadcasting stations, screened at over 200 college campuses and events, featured in over 200&hellip
There’s been lots of debate lately in housing circles about the impact of student debt on home ownerp. Now there’s a new study out that attempts to put a number on that impact: 414,000. That’s&hellip
Who What Why – by Ryan McNamara The American system of financing higher education is broken. Instead of freeing students to use their talents in creative ways, it saddles them with a form of oppressive&hellip
by Adam S. Minsky, Esq. : Boston Student Loan Lawyer – It appears that the Republican Party has taken over the Senate, and Republicans were elected or re-elected to several key state governorships. What does&hellip
Robert Applebaum, attorney and founder of ForgiveStudentLoanDebt.com joins us to discuss the student loan crisis, potential legislation for student loan forgiveness.
The U.S. Department of Education has a conflict of interest when it comes to Student loans since it “remains complicit in the for – profit student loan business, continuing to operate like a
corporate bank and shirk its oversight and enforcement responsibilities at the expense of tens of millions of borrowers”.