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Bangor Daily News
Mounting college debt targeted in 2nd District raceORONO, Maine — The struggle of Maine students saddled with huge student loan de
Mounting college debt targeted in 2nd District race
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
ORONO, Maine — The struggle of Maine students saddled with huge student loan debts has worked its way into political wrangling leading up to an election for Maine’s 2nd Congressional District seat that doesn’t happen for another 14 months. On... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Student debt a rising concern on college campusesThousands of new college students this week will descend upon area campuses to
Student debt a rising concern on college campuses
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Thousands of new college students this week will descend upon area campuses to start gathering knowledge and experiences that will serve them a lifetime. Most also will begin accumulating something less desirable - student loan debt. Two-thirds of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Does a tax credit make a difference for Maine, debt-laden college grads?Nearly a decade ago, state lawmakers tried to entice new graduates of Maine col
Does a tax credit make a difference for Maine, debt-laden college grads?
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Nearly a decade ago, state lawmakers tried to entice new graduates of Maine colleges to stay and work in Maine by helping to reduce their student debt burden through the tax code. Today, nearly 4,000 graduates who live and work in Maine have signed... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Town That Decided to Send All Its Kids to CollegeBALDWIN, Mich.—College was never much of an option for most students in this ti
The Town That Decided to Send All Its Kids to College
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
BALDWIN, Mich.—College was never much of an option for most students in this tiny town of 1,200 located in the woods of the Manistee National Forest.Only 12 of the 32 kids who graduated high school in 2005 enrolled in college. Only two of those have... Read more
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Providence Business News
Providence mayor to millennials: Won't you stay?Nearly 100 people pack the outdoor patio of The Hot Club, a popular Providence
Providence mayor to millennials: Won't you stay?
Providence Business News / Posted 18 days ago
Nearly 100 people pack the outdoor patio of The Hot Club, a popular Providence waterfront bar, on a Wednesday evening. It's a common summer scene at happy hour across the city, except for the one thing that links The Hot Club patrons this night:... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Presidential Candidates Push Proposals on Affordable CollegeLynchburg, VA - One of the hot topics of this election season: college affordab
Presidential Candidates Push Proposals on Affordable College
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 23 days ago
Lynchburg, VA - One of the hot topics of this election season: college affordability. The financial hole graduates and students continue to climb out of is growing, with more than $1.2 trillion in outstanding student loan debt, according to a CNBC... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
How feasible is getting out of higher ed debt-free?AUSTIN — There are a lot of factors to consider when heading to college: the sp
How feasible is getting out of higher ed debt-free?
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 25 days ago
AUSTIN — There are a lot of factors to consider when heading to college: the specialty of the school, the atmosphere and experience, and the return on investment. Higher ed is expensive, as is the debt that can stem from it. A Texas Comptroller’s... Read more
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The State News
Bernie Sanders' message resonates with studentsThe 73-year-old Democratic presidential candidate might be decades older than t
Bernie Sanders' message resonates with students
The State News / Posted 1 months ago
The 73-year-old Democratic presidential candidate might be decades older than these college students, but his messages and what he stands for has hit a chord. “I feel like students just feel a disconnect typically between politicians and ourselves,"... Read more
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FOX Business
App Helps Predict ROI of Different College DiplomasA just-published report by researchers at the New York Federal Reserve Bank con
App Helps Predict ROI of Different College Diplomas
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
A just-published report by researchers at the New York Federal Reserve Bank confirms what many have suspected: the driving force behind sky-rocketing college tuition is the increased availability of federal student aid. It doesn’t require a PhD to... Read more

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