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Student loan day...

It’s always the same every term, every year. The day when thousands of students rejoice as their bank balance is above the negatives for a good few weeks. 619 more words

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Student loan repayments could be £40k more

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/11366155/Student-loans-the-real-cost-could-be-40000-more-than-official-estimates.html

The Government has severely underestimated the cost of funding a university degree with a student loan, a damning report has warned.

The analysis, compiled by RedSTART, an education arm of the consultancy firm Redington, claims…

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Are you Stuck With Student Loan Debt?

The payment that will never go away no matter how hard you try.  Student loans are stuck with you till the day you die or dare I say become permanently disabled for the rest of your life.  471 more words

Student Loans

Solving the Student Debt Problem?

Today’s New York Times has an excellent article by Kevin Carey on the current status of federal student loans, “A Quiet Revolution is Helping Lift the Burden of Student Debt… 367 more words

Jack Heidel

What the hell are we doing?

We have decided to stop the cycle of insurmountable debt that many of our generation are experiencing.  As a married couple who enjoy going out to eat, seeing movies, buying books, going out with friends, and numerous other consumer like things, we have ended up spending thousands.   874 more words

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How are student loans affecting the well-being of young adults?

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Young adults who accumulated higher amounts of debt incurred from student loans reported higher levels of depressive symptoms, even with adjustments for parental wealth, childhood socioeconomic status, and other factors, researchers have found. 436 more words

Health

Deliver me into my fate / if I'm alone I cannot hate

Work has become a living nightmare. My patients are OK, but administration is making it very difficult for any of us to do our jobs. They’ve increased the level of our required face-to-face time with patients; if patients don’t attend scheduled appointments it will count against us (apparently because we aren’t “engaging” enough… Look, I can be the nicest person in the world, but if your car doesn’t start or your kid’s in the hospital, it has less to do with my skills to build rapport and more to do with shit happening beyond anyone’s control). 377 more words

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