Your student loans may be able to get you a tax break — here’s how
How For-Profit Colleges Are Fueling the Student-Loan Crisis
What does a ton of student-loan debt get you? A lower chance of graduating and a higher chance of unemployment.
How to refinance your student loans and save $20,000
No, it's not a scam. There's a good chance you can save money by refinancing your student loans.
How to pay off your student loans faster
For the past year-and-a-half that I’ve been paying off my student loans, I’ve often found myself thinking about what life would be like if I didn’t have this pesky obligation. For one, I’d have a lot more room in my monthly budget and I would feel so much more freedom in my finances. Admittedly though, …
A 29-year-old who paid off over $100,000 of student loans gives her 3 best pieces of...
Jessica Elberfeld paid over $113,000 of student loans. Here's her best advice for paying off yours.
How to get your student loans forgiven
There is more than $1.3 trillion outstanding in student loan debt.
How is Student Loan Forgiveness Related to Farming?
As more farmers retire than pick up the trade every year, lawmakers see student loan forgiveness as key to growing food in America. Read more on Civil Eats.
Why aggressively paying your student loans may be the wrong financial move
Jean Chatzky explains why paying off your student loans as fast as you can may be the wrong financial move.
How student loan debt causes a chain reaction in the housing market
America’s student loan debt has reached $1.3 trillion, surpassing every type of consumer debt except mortgages.
How one woman fell for a common student loan scam
Her experience is a textbook example of how third-party companies prey on vulnerable student loan borrowers.
How To Buy A Home Even, If You Have Student Loans
When Kristin and Sean Couch were ready to buy their first home, they feared that one thing would hold them back: Kristin’s student loans. Her broadcast journalism master’s degree from…
How student loans can fatten or shrink your tax refund
Those who have defaulted on federal student loans may see tax refunds seized. Others get a break by deducting interest paid on student loans.
Graduating into student loan debt? Financial tips for Class of 2019
Averaging $33,000 in student loan debt, the class of 2019 can figure out how to track their finances
Student loan defaults jumped by nearly 20% last year
A new analysis of government data by the Consumer Federation of America found that the number of Americans in default on their student loans jumped last year.
How to Legally Ditch Your Student Loans
One More Way Student Loans Are Crippling the Economy
College debt leaves millions unable to save for retirement.
How Student Loan Forgiveness Changed Graduates’ Paths
The public service loan forgiveness program is targeted for elimination in the Trump budget. Some beneficiaries tell how it shaped their decisions.
The best way to pay off your student loans
Why the Student Loan Crisis Is Even Worse Than People Think
More than 25% of students who take on college debt are graduating with way too much of it, this leading expert says. And the repercussions could be lifelong.
How To Buy A House When You Have Student Loan Debt
Student debt won’t block you from getting a mortgage. Just be aware of your options.