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ESPN
Tiger lesson inspired Worthington all the way to the PGAwork, commitment and determination can do. The focus of the Tiger Woods Foundat
Tiger lesson inspired Worthington all the way to the PGA
ESPN / Posted 14 hours ago
work, commitment and determination can do. The focus of the Tiger Woods Foundation has changed from golf to education and college access for underserved kids, and it's rewarding that our event 15 years ago helped encourage Wyatt to... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Ellison faces DFL challengers in 5th District primary racethat will provide relief to middle class families. This includes raising the fe
Ellison faces DFL challengers in 5th District primary race
ABC Newspapers / Posted 20 hours ago
that will provide relief to middle class families. This includes raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, expanding college access by making it debt-free, protecting collective bargaining and tackling the affordable housing crisis. As... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Millennials to Hillary Clinton: Inspire us or we won't votebooth. "College has become harder to afford," said 76 percent of millennials po
Millennials to Hillary Clinton: Inspire us or we won't vote
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
booth. "College has become harder to afford," said 76 percent of millennials polled in 2011 by Demos, the Institute for College Access and Success and Young Invincibles. And 62 percent of voters overall, according to a YouGov poll conducted last... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Good News On Student Loans ... For Somego to these grad students that the program will end up collapsing under its own
Good News On Student Loans ... For Some
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
go to these grad students that the program will end up collapsing under its own weight." Lauren Asher at The Institute for College Access and Success, a nonprofit that focuses on college affordability, is exploring how the Education Department, and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Good News On Student Loans ... For Somego to these grad students that the program will end up collapsing under its own
Good News On Student Loans ... For Some
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
go to these grad students that the program will end up collapsing under its own weight." Lauren Asher at The Institute for College Access and Success, a nonprofit that focuses on college affordability, is exploring how the Education Department, and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up to offer discounted interest rates on student loansrepayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up to offer discounted interest rates on student loans
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
repayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy, vice president of the Institute for College Access & Success. "It is a cynical attempt to dupe current students who are eligible for federal students loans with... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next presidenthis many duties is co-leading the My Brother’s Keeper Postsecondary Completion
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next president
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
his many duties is co-leading the My Brother’s Keeper Postsecondary Completion interagency team, which strives to improve college access and completion for the nation’s young men of color. Prior to working in Washington, D.C., Mitsui was the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Wells Fargo-Amazon deal offers a discount on private student loansrepayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy
Wells Fargo-Amazon deal offers a discount on private student loans
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
repayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy, vice president of the Institute for College Access & Success. "It is a cynical attempt to dupe current students who are eligible for federal student loans with a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan dealrepayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan deal
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
repayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy, vice president of the Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS). "It is a cynical attempt to dupe current students who are eligible for federal students... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan dealrepayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan deal
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
repayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy, vice president of the Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS). "It is a cynical attempt to dupe current students who are eligible for federal students... Read more
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Providence Business News
CCRI receives $477K for Rhode Island Educational Talent Search program serving first-generation and low-income studentsare thrilled that this grant award will allow the program to continue its 25-ye
CCRI receives $477K for Rhode Island Educational Talent Search program serving first-generation and low-income students
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
are thrilled that this grant award will allow the program to continue its 25-year tradition of providing critical college access and planning support services to more than 1,000 students from Central Falls, Providence and Woonsocket,”... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Speed limit in parts of Great Western Park, Didcot, set to be reducedare also plans to introduce a one hour parking provision for loading lorries al
Speed limit in parts of Great Western Park, Didcot, set to be reduced
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
are also plans to introduce a one hour parking provision for loading lorries along the University Technical College access road. Full funding for the proposal has been secured from the developer of the development. The public... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama rule making it easier for students to bail on loans draws taxpayer firedebt, with an average debt burden of $29,000, representing a 4 percent increase
Obama rule making it easier for students to bail on loans draws taxpayer fire
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
debt, with an average debt burden of $29,000, representing a 4 percent increase from 2004, according to the Institute for College Access and Success. The institute said that students at for-profit colleges typically take on more debt than those... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Back to SchoolCollege access and success programs have mainly focused on supporting first-gen
Back to School
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 days ago
College access and success programs have mainly focused on supporting first-generation students but families must also focus on how to appropriately support their students. Family support (apart from money) is as critical as any campus-based... Read more
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CBS News
How to close the inequality gap in college savingsseeking a four-year degree must borrow, with an average debt at graduation arou
How to close the inequality gap in college savings
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
seeking a four-year degree must borrow, with an average debt at graduation around $30,000, according to the Institute for College Access and Success. With the average four-year degree at an in-state public college costing nearly $100,000,... Read more
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Island Packet
New federal loans for students, parents have lower interest ratesdoes matter. It affects how much you ultimately will pay on the loan," said Lau
New federal loans for students, parents have lower interest rates
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
does matter. It affects how much you ultimately will pay on the loan," said Lauren Asher, president of The Institute for College Access and Success in Oakland, Calif. In another move by the federal government to make college more affordable, the... Read more
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Raw Story
Why debt-free college will not solve the real problems in America’s higher education systemAuthor provided For students from poor and middle-income families, stagnant or
Why debt-free college will not solve the real problems in America’s higher education system
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
Author provided For students from poor and middle-income families, stagnant or declining income is a real barrier to college access unless state or federal subsidies become more liberal. But most states have cut funding to public... Read more
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The Morning Call
The lowdown on for-profit collegeswith debt? In 2012, 88 percent of graduates from for-profit colleges had stude
The lowdown on for-profit colleges
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
with debt? In 2012, 88 percent of graduates from for-profit colleges had student loans, according to the Institute for College Access and Success. That's compared to 75 percent of graduates from private colleges and 66 percent of graduates... Read more
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The Morning Call
Community colleges like LCCC forging alliances with for-profit schoolsreputation of leaving students with higher debt than public and private nonprof
Community colleges like LCCC forging alliances with for-profit schools
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
reputation of leaving students with higher debt than public and private nonprofit schools. According to the Institute for College Access and Success, the average student debt for for-profit colleges in 2012 was $39,950. For public colleges, it was... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Summer internship turns science into full-time job for Newport News high school studentscommunities. These values are emphasized in the university’s signature educatio
Summer internship turns science into full-time job for Newport News high school students
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 20 days ago
communities. These values are emphasized in the university’s signature educational initiatives, such as InclusiveVT and the College Access Collaborative. “Support from the National Science Foundation allows these students to make learning their... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lions hire McGreal as new mens’ basketball coachthe head coach of the Panthers' junior varsity squad, the Varsity Reserve Progr
Lions hire McGreal as new mens’ basketball coach
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
the head coach of the Panthers' junior varsity squad, the Varsity Reserve Program. He also served as LaGrange's Director of College Access and Admissions, providing strategic insight in recruiting for the college. Throughout his basketball career,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than eversays; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time comi
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than ever
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
says; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time coming. The authors of the report write that "college access and success have been the defining factors in the growing economic divide in America since the early 1980s."... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than eversays; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time comi
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than ever
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
says; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time coming. The authors of the report write that "college access and success have been the defining factors in the growing economic divide in America since the early 1980s."... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than eversays; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time comi
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than ever
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
says; they now account for 46%. This shift, however, has been a long time coming. The authors of the report write that "college access and success have been the defining factors in the growing economic divide in America since the early 1980s."... Read more
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Business Insider
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than everstates; they now account for 46%. This shift has been a long time coming, thou
The economy is adding jobs, but the divide between the 'haves' and 'have-nots' is bigger than ever
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
states; they now account for 46%. This shift has been a long time coming, though. The authors of the report write that “college access and success have been the defining factors in the growing economic divide in America since the early 1980s.”... Read more
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Philly.com
Time to graduate from college cost crisisRepublican opponent, Donald Trump, who hasn't shown enough interest in the issu
Time to graduate from college cost crisis
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
Republican opponent, Donald Trump, who hasn't shown enough interest in the issue to produce a plan. Tough criteria for college access to federal student loans have to be part of any effort to make higher education more affordable. Government... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Interest rates on new federal student loans dipsort of forbearance, delinquency or default. A 2015 report from the nonprofit
Interest rates on new federal student loans dip
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
sort of forbearance, delinquency or default. A 2015 report from the nonprofit Project on Student Debt at the Institute for College Access & Success shows the average 2014 graduate of a Michigan college had $29,450 to pay back on federal student... Read more
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The Buffalo News
More Buffalo grads going to college through Say YesWeiss founded Say Yes in Philadelphia nearly 30 years ago, and brought it to Bu
More Buffalo grads going to college through Say Yes
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
Weiss founded Say Yes in Philadelphia nearly 30 years ago, and brought it to Buffalo in 2012 with the goal of increasing college access by eliminating one of the biggest barriers: cost. The non-profit pays for tuition at New York’s colleges and... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Rose MA'87 PhD'93, Prasad MA'03 PhD'06 take on administrative rolesthe University of Chicago and in college counseling at United World College-USA
Rose MA'87 PhD'93, Prasad MA'03 PhD'06 take on administrative roles
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
the University of Chicago and in college counseling at United World College-USA. She has experience in research and coursework involving college access for low-income and first-generation students at highly-selective institutions, Battacharyya wr... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dot Joyce, post Meninomedical marijuana firm New England Treatment Access. Joyce will work with Brea
Dot Joyce, post Menino
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
medical marijuana firm New England Treatment Access. Joyce will work with Breakthrough Greater Boston, a Cambridge-based college access and teacher training program. She says she’ll help the organization, which she calls “small but mighty,” with... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Applications now being accepted for 2016-2017 AmeriCorps Ohio College GuidesOhio College Guides make a real impact on the lives of Ohio students and their
Applications now being accepted for 2016-2017 AmeriCorps Ohio College Guides
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 29 days ago
Ohio College Guides make a real impact on the lives of Ohio students and their surrounding community by promoting college access on a personal level. Members serve as access advisors, mentoring and guiding typically underserved Ohioans -... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Education Insider: Ohio University website details search for new presidentadjustment to $5,815, up from $5,775. The news isn’t all good for Pell recipien
Education Insider: Ohio University website details search for new president
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
adjustment to $5,815, up from $5,775. The news isn’t all good for Pell recipients, however; according to the Institute for College Access and Success, the maximum grant still will cover less than 30 percent of the average cost of attending a public... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Board discusses levy options for Tiffin schoolsWyandot Counties effective July 1 through June 20, 2017. Approved a contract w
Board discusses levy options for Tiffin schools
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Wyandot Counties effective July 1 through June 20, 2017. Approved a contract with Terra State Community College for the College Access Program. Approved an additional 10 days for Jan Beard, food service supervisor, to the 2015-16 school... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
GO bus schedule is being developedreport also notes that the GO connection at McMaster University will provide Br
GO bus schedule is being developed
The Brantford Expositor / Posted a month ago
report also notes that the GO connection at McMaster University will provide Brantford students attending Mohawk College access to the Hamilton transit system. Meanwhile, Brantford Transit is completing an operational review and a five-... Read more
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Island Packet
Susan Tompor: Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?PLUS loan at 6.31 percent. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Susan Tompor: Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
PLUS loan at 6.31 percent. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KING5 Seattle / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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First Coast News
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
First Coast News / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KTVB Boise / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., of
Private student loans: Should you or shouldn't you?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
parent PLUS loan at 6.31%. Jennifer Wang, director of the Washington, D.C., office of the advocacy group the Institute for College Access and Success, said she's concerned that some borrowers do not take full advantage of federal student loans... Read more
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