Indebted students trained for public service are instead cutting bait and heading for Wall Street.
44 million households now hold $1.4 trillion of student debt.
The closure of ITT Tech should be a warning to other educational institutions looking to make a dime at the expense of students.
New Census data show rising incomes and shrinking poverty, although it’s not quite time to bust out the champagne.
It would take the average black family 228 years to accrue the same amount of wealth that white families have today.
Student debt can make any career path perilous — especially if you change your mind.
Working families are turning their anger at Wall Street into action.
The average debt for a college graduate is $37,000 and the system is trying to squeeze you harder than any generation before. But it doesn’t have to be this way.
CEOs who avoid taxes, squeeze their customers, and refuse to pay a fair wage can’t seem to understand why the rest of America is so upset.
Young workers need personal finance know-how to thrive.
Ending Perkins loans would block the path to college for hundreds of thousands of students.
With two new legislative initiatives, Senator Sanders is proposing to tax Wall Street speculators to guarantee all Americans a good shot at a college degree.
A federal program lets promising and indebted college grads pursue careers in the public interest.
More robust estate taxes could cover the cost of making public colleges and universities tuition-free.
A new landmark student debt strike is drawing attention to the desperate need for action on a student debt crisis that’s enriching a few at the expense of an entire generation.