July 21, 2017

3 clever ways Gen Z is knocking down the cost of college

Monstrous student debt? No way. Teens are disrupting the old way of thinking about education.

July 18, 2017

Could your student debt get waived because of missing paperwork?

If you're a student borrower, you could potentially get your loans wiped out — simply by identifying the supposed owner of your loans and making them prove that ownership.
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July 18, 2017

$5 billion in student loan debts could be erased because of missing paperwork

Creditors have hit a snag when it comes to collecting the affected debts in court as a result of insufficient ownership records and other missing documentation.
June 23, 2017

Top telltale signs your student loan "relief" company is a scam

Student debt relief or loan servicing companies may sometimes have shady business records. Here's how to tell if a firm is real — or a scam or fraud.
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May 7, 2017

Nicki Minaj agrees to pay off student loans and tuition for over a dozen fans

Approximately 30 college students and grads got financial help from the hip-hop singer on Saturday.
April 11, 2017

5 genius ways to make the most of your tax refund.

These are the 5 smartest things to do with the money you just got from the IRS.

March 15, 2017

The 5 biggest student loan myths you shouldn't fall for

Do you know the facts about student loan debt? Here's what you need to know.
Jan. 30, 2017

The lazy millennial's guide to getting richer this tax season

Use these tips to help maximize your tax refund in 2017.
Oct. 21, 2016

Black grads leave college $7K more in debt than white peers — and then it gets worse

Student loan debt disproportionately hurts African-American graduates.
Oct. 20, 2016

Here's how much money student loans steal from your 65-year-old self 

Pay off your student loans or invest? It's a complicated question.
Oct. 12, 2016

This is the smart way to save thousands on student debt

Student loan debt refinancing, consolidation, and more.

Aug. 31, 2016

This scary report shows how old you'll be when your student debt is finally paid off.

Some student debt initiatives are working but defaults still rose last year.
Aug. 8, 2016

How Artists Are Pursuing Their Dreams While Balancing Crushing Student Loan Debt

Creatives like Dee-1 and Krystal Metcalfe continue to chase their superhero careers, even when Sallie Mae won't stop calling.
Aug. 1, 2016

This State Hid Its Loan Forgiveness Program From Families of Dead Student Debtors

You can get relief, but only if you know what to say.
July 21, 2016

Student Loan Debt Is Actually Good for the Economy, White House Report Says

But there's still more work to be done.
July 18, 2016

Krystal Metcalfe Cusses Out Sallie Mae and the Student Loan Struggle in "Sallie"

"I hate you for how you got me out in these streets/ And I hate you 'cause I can't seem to get up on my feet"

July 18, 2016
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May 2, 2016

Family Must Pay Taxes on Deceased Son's Forgiven Student Loans Due to IRS Pitfall

Keegan Brennen's death was just the beginning of his family's student loan debt problems.
April 18, 2016

4 Ways to Get out of Debt When You're a Broke AF Millennial

All hope is not lost, even if owing $35,000 or more feels like death.
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April 13, 2016

President Obama Just Took a Massive, Unprecedented Step to Help Students in Debt

$7.7 billion in debt from 387,000 people is now slated to be wiped out.
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April 6, 2016

The Average Cost of a College Education Has Made 2015's Graduates Most Indebted In History

You won't believe how much college costs these days.

April 5, 2016

9 Shocking Facts About the Student Loan Debt Crisis That Can Make Going to College Awful

You'll be paying for the best years of your life... for the rest of your life.
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Jan. 4, 2016

New York State May Forgive and Forget Some Residents' Student Loan Debt

Some grads might finally catch a break.
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Aug. 18, 2015

John Kasich on the Issues of Gun Control, Immigration and Student Loan Debt

His views have "evolved" since the '80s.
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May 19, 2015
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April 1, 2015

NYU's New Nightmare Tuition Shows Exactly What's Wrong with College in the U.S.

Attending America’s “dream school” is a financial nightmare.

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March 19, 2015

Janet Napolitano To Tuition Protesters: "We Don't Have To Listen To This Crap"

It's getting more expensive to go to college — and that's not "crap."
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Feb. 15, 2015

Student Loan Debt Is Hurting More Than Just Our Wallets

Finding it hard to get that student-debt monkey off your back? You're not the only one.
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Aug. 19, 2014

One Chart Shows Just How Messed Up America's College System Is

Well, this certainly puts things in perspective.
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March 18, 2014

7 Startling Facts That College Graduates Know All Too Well

And what we're going to do about it.