Middle-Class Families Shrink Their College Fund Contributions
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Middle-Class Families Shrink Their College Fund Contributions

(Bloomberg) – Fewer parents are finding the money to save for their kids’ college. And those…

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Upcoming Changes to PLUS Loans May Help Blacks
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Upcoming Changes to PLUS Loans May Help Blacks

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – This fall, the Department of Education…

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With Decimal Mistake, Students Become Millionaires
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With Decimal Mistake, Students Become Millionaires

KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Low-income students have inadvertently presented themselves as…

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President Obama Acts to Ease Student Loan Debt
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President Obama Acts to Ease Student Loan Debt

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGNTON (NNPA) – From 2003 to 2014, student…

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Senate Republicans Block Student Loan Bill
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Senate Republicans Block Student Loan Bill

ERICA WERNER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked legislation aimed at…

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Skipping College Can Cost You $800,000
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Skipping College Can Cost You $800,000

  (Slate) – It might be the hottest question in higher education today: Is a…

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States Looking at $0 Community College Tuition
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States Looking at $0 Community College Tuition

STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nothing sparks consumer demand like the word…

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Column: Will The Price of U.S. College Tuition Fall with Enrollment?
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Column: Will The Price of U.S. College Tuition Fall with Enrollment?

(Reuters) – U.S. college enrollment is declining. That may cause students and their parents to…

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Obama to Lay Out College Cost Ideas on Bus Tour
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Obama to Lay Out College Cost Ideas on Bus Tour

[Las Vegas Sun] President Barack Obama will hit the road next week to lay out…

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