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Ways to Avoid Paying Extremely High Interest You have an important bill to pay and not enough money to pay for it. A payday loan might be the solution to your problem – if you don't mind paying very high interest rates. It's not uncommon for payday loans to have APRs above 100%. … [Read more...] about 9 Alternatives To Payday Loans
Bankruptcy Rules Might Go Up for Review According to the G.19 Consumer Credit Report recently released by the Federal Reserve, America's total student loan debt has topped $1.5 billion – and we are having trouble paying off that debt. At of the end of 2017, a whopping 11 percent of student loans were either ninety days delinquent or in default. … [Read more...] about Will Trump Make It Harder to Discharge Student Loan Debt?
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New Survey Shows the Impact of Student Debt on Homeownership Financial aid in college can be your best friend or your worst nightmare. It can lead to an advanced degree that leads to a better job with higher pay and superior benefits. It can also be a hindrance: it's the reason why millennials with student loans can't buy a home. … [Read more...] about 4 Out of 5 with Student Loans Can’t Buy a Home
Map Shows Patterns of Educational Debt America's outstanding student loan debt reached $1.52 trillion in the first quarter of 2018, according to information from the New York Fed. Have you ever wondered whether a significant amount of that debt is located in your city – or even in your zip code? Wonder no more. … [Read more...] about The Geography of Student Loan Debt
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