Student Loans

July 10, 2014

What Does it Cost to Live the American Dream?

No idea is more central to Americans’ outlook than the American dream – the belief that with hard work and the freedom to pursue your destiny […]
July 7, 2014

Will You Qualify for Student Loan Forgiveness?

For many members of the class of 2014 who borrowed money to attend college, the clock is ticking on what is likely to be their biggest […]
July 2, 2014

40% of Millennials Feel Overwhelmed by Debt

Yesterday, we learned that millennials value their smartphones over personal hygiene.  Today, we find a more sobering fact – millennials are drowning in debt and relying […]
July 1, 2014

Smartphones More Important Than Personal Hygiene?

Consumers are becoming more reliant on mobile devices in their daily routines, especially for financial matters. Bank of America released its inaugural “Trends in Consumer Mobility […]
June 23, 2014

Boomerang Kids are Here to Stay

One in 5 people in their 20s and early 30s is currently living with his or her parents. And 60% of all young adults receive financial […]
June 18, 2014

Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Time to Break the Cycle …

If you’ve ever been in this situation you know – living from one paycheck to the next makes peace of mind an elusive goal. But 38 […]
June 16, 2014

Deja Vu: Student Loan Problems Mimic Mortgage Defaults

Student loans, along with mortgages and car loans, have become one of the three largest sources of credit, exceeding credit-card debt. This growth in student debt […]
June 13, 2014

Planning for the Unplanned Moments

Good, bad or indifferent, life happens. Sometimes, it’s expensive and comes out of the blue. Whether it’s plunking down money you don’t have for a new […]
June 11, 2014

The "American Dream" is Dying

More than half of Americans think the so-called American Dream is dying. According to a new poll conducted by ORC International for CNNMoney, 59% of the […]