Chicago Tribune

Wounded Michigan vet gets student loan debt forgiven, but now IRS ...
Chicago Tribune
Retired U.S. Army 1st Lt. Will Milzarski saw the federal government forgive his sizable student debt but now the IRS wants him to pay $62,000 in income taxes on ...
Wounded and disabled, this veteran is burdened by loan forgiveness taxesTheBlaze.com

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MarketWatch

Why student loan companies are in danger of becoming like airlines
MarketWatch
Nelnet NNI, +4.51% , a Lincoln, Nebraska-based student loan servicer, announced Thursday that it plans to acquire Great Lakes, a Madison, Wisconsin-based nonprofit servicer, for $150 million. If approved by regulators, the deal would mean that the ...
Nebraska company buys Madison-based Great Lakes Educational Loan Services for $150 millionMadison.com
Nelnet Buying Rival Student Loan Firm for $150 MillionU.S. News & World Report
Nelnet (NNI) to Acquire Great Lakes Educational Loan Services for $150 MillionStreetInsider.com
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Solano Real Estate Scene: Be upfront with loan officer, real estate agent
Fairfield Daily Republic
Your loan officer and real estate agent are likely connected to you in some way, personally or professionally. They may be a family member, friend, co-worker, etc. Typically, if you have chosen to engage their professional services, you have some ...

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Forbes

CFPB Has Helped Return $750 Million To Student Loan Borrowers Since 2011
Forbes
If you're frustrated with your student loans, and have made or want to make a complaint, then you're not alone. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its Annual Report of the CFPB Student Loan Ombudsman, which captures all student ...
Beware of these scams on student loan debt reliefThe Daily Herald

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HuffPost

As College Costs Rise, Congress Must Save The Perkins Student ...
HuffPost
In today's highly competitive global economy, a college education has never been more important. Tragically, it has also never been more unaffordable.

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Human Rights Watch

Azerbaijan Gets US$500 Million Loan for Gas Transportation
Human Rights Watch
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on Wednesday approved a US$500 million loan for a crucial piece of a network of pipelines owned largely by the Azerbaijani government that will transport Azerbaijani gas to Europe.

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Seeking Alpha

Square: Future Growth Potential In The Alternative Loan And Retail ...
Seeking Alpha
Square as a well-positioned growth stock. Entry into the growing alternative loan industry with Square Capital. Potential massive market share to be captured fo.

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USA TODAY

Should you add a loan to your shopping cart?
USA TODAY
"Will that be cash, credit card or personal loan?" The next time you shop online, you may be offered a new way to pay — a personal loan with fixed monthly payments. Instead of using cash or plastic at checkout, you would provide some personal ...



Jackson Clarion Ledger

Feds, states crack down on student loan fraud
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Student loan debt has ballooned in the past few years. The Federal Reserve reported recently that Americans owe more than $1.45 trillion in student loans, making it the second-largest segment of U.S. debt (second only to mortgages). While many students ...
Education Agency Blasted Amid Student Loan Scam CrackdownU.S. News & World Report
Singletary: Don't fall for student loan scams | The ColumbianThe Columbian
Got student loan debt? Don't be scammed | Lifestyles ...Kokomo Perspective

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Forbes

The Impact Of Student Loan Debt On Millennial Happiness
Forbes
Additional research and polling reveal that the specter of student loan debt nearly extinguishes the joy we associate with graduating from college in the first place. When Gallup administered this poll and published the subsequent findings, they ...


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