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Study Shows PLUS Loans Actually Widening Income Gap for African-American Families

A recent New America analysis of Education Department data demonstrates how high-risk parent PLUS loans are for families of color, especially African-American families. This analysis also shows that when parent and student loans are considered together, federal student loan policies are driving an intergenerational accumulation of debt that burden the most disadvantaged families. 290 more words

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How we paid off our student loans

We both had student loans, and we paid them off ahead of schedule. Interest is no joke especially when the repayment period is so long (10 years or more). 428 more words

Avoid this crucial mistake to save thousands of dollars on your student loans

Total student loan debt in the United States is greater than $1.4 Trillion and over 44 million Americans have student loan debt. However, not all Americans are aware of the structure & terms of student debt. 850 more words

Strategies To Grow Wealth

The Hunt, Part 2

July 22, 2018

by Steve Stofka

Last week, I showed the inputs to the credit constrained economy as a percent of GDP. I’ll put that up again here. 667 more words

Here's What Rebekah Thinks...about Student Loans

Well hello. Welcome to my unpopular opinion about student loans.

Let me start by saying… THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A “REFUND” when it comes to student loans. 544 more words


Student Loans Pt. 2

It’s possible, of course, that I’m crazy, but it popped into my head that student loans are kind of like video games. How so? Well, it’s the interest that tipped me off. 165 more words

Monthly Report, July 20th 2018 edition

Summertime has finally arrived in SoCal and so has the heat. Since last posting, I’ve now experienced 110 degree weather.. but at least no humidity. Really missing the June gloom. 191 more words