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Many millennials hope for loan forgiveness

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Mackenzie Smith, Staff Writer

November 26, 2014

Today’s economic market is at an even-keel among global, national, and local venues.  To be honest, even-keel is a reserved way of saying America is doing pretty good.  What isn’t at even-keel is my economic status, and I do not feel too good about that.  As a full-time liberal arts transfer student,...

Affording the debt

Ellen La Luzerne, Staff Writer

October 9, 2012

High levels of student debt are having a profound effect on students and the economy. Nationally, student loan debt tops one trillion dollars surpassing credit card debt. The Institute for One Wisconsin recently released a study on the economic impact of student loan debt.  Scott Ross, Executiv...

Your debt, your problem

Your debt, your problem

Garth Beyer, Staff Writer

October 9, 2012

Available grants, scholarships can help reduce your debt burden Imagine that two college students graduate with the same degree at the same time, but one has secured $40,000 in student loan debt alongside their Bachelors, while the other student accumulates a little over a thousand dollars. Who is s...

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