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Cancelling Out Student Debt for Cents on the Dollar

It is hard to say exactly what the long-term impact of the Occupy Wall Street movement will turn out to be. Will it seem in retrospect a very impassioned but transient response to a very serious economic crisis caused largely by the unprincipled marketing of mortgage-backed securities of very dubious value? 584 more words


Thank you, Dave Ramsey. You changed our lives!

When I graduated from college in 2006, I got my first “real” job, so I decided to buy my first “real” car. I bought a 2002 Subaru Outback, $15,999, give or take a few. 594 more words


Put Personal Finances In Order With These Tips

TIP! If you really want to immediately improve your financial situation, cease from paying the full price for anything. Don’t be a slave to brands, and don’t purchase anything without a coupon or discount. 958 more words

Elizabeth Warren's 'Bank on Students' Student Loan Bill Blocked in Senate Again

DOA again.

After being blocked earlier this year, Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) ‘Bank on Students’ Student Loan Bill re-emerged for another vote in the Senate today. And in a move that was surprising to no one, political bickering caused it to be blocked… again. 543 more words

Debt Is A Scam

Retirement and Student Loan Debt: How They're Connected

To most of us, the word retirement brings to mind images of a renewed enjoyment of life – a time when we will finally be able to put work aside and possibly even find time to stop and smell the roses. 472 more words

Loan Modification

Student Loan Debt Continues Record Rise

Student debts are increasing through the years. Loans incurred to pay college expenses have been considered “good debt”- and investment in one’s future. The Great Recession… 530 more words

Student Loan Debt