Move Here And They’ll Pay Off Your Student Loans

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What’s a great way to get a young, thriving community to pop up in your town and revitalize an area? A little gentle monetary incentive, in the form of offers to pay off student loan debt for young residents moving into the town. Niagara Falls, N.Y. is just one such town trying to entice fresh-faced professionals to move in by paying off part of their debts.   In Niagara Falls, the campaign… Read More

Alex Kenjeev: Paid Off $114,460 Of Student Loans In Cash

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Who loves student loans!!! Anyone… anyone at all? Didn’t think so. Well Alex Kenjeev did like them either. Who’s Alex Kenjeev you ask? Enter Alex Kenjeev Alex Kenjeev is just your everyday average BAMF. Alex in 2009 graduate from the University of Toronto with his law degree (first bad ass accomplishment). Alex Kenjeev’s second bad ass achievement happened last week. What did Alex Kenjeev do? Nothing much, just paid off his remaining $114,460… Read More

The College Bubble: When Will It Pop?

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Remember the housing meltdown? Really difficult to forget isn’t it. Well Mark Cuban (owner of the Mavericks) says that the formula for the housing bust matches what he is calling the college bubble. The formula for the housing bust was simple A lot of easy money being lent to buyers who couldn’t afford the money they were borrowing. Sound familiar? It should. But lets explain further. The money in the housing bubble… Read More

House GOP To back lower student loan rates [vid]

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House Republicans are looking to rain on President Barack Obama’s student loan parade.   Wait, so what is happening? Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced Wednesday that the House will vote on a bill to keep government-subsidized student loan rates from doubling for the next year, a tactic aimed at blunting Obama’s attempt to paint the GOP as deaf to the concerns of college students.   How Do Republicans Want To Pay For… Read More

Obama Calls on Students to Tell Congress: #DontDoubleMyRate

President Barack Obama, told a rowdy college-age crowd at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday that he knows first-hand about the burden of student loans because he only managed to pay his back a scant eight years ago. “Michelle and I, we’ve been in your shoes,” Obama, who turns 51 in August, told a cheering, capacity crowd of 8,000 at Carmichael Arena. President Obama went on to say… Read More

Why SoFi Might Change College Debt Forever

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Can former students help solve the student loan crisis? That’s the reasoning behind a new loan initiative launched last year at Stanford University, one of the nation’s most elite and expensive colleges, where undergraduate tuition is now $40,050. A handful of Stanford alumni created SoFi, a company that funds student loans with investments from alumni. The company is based on the peer-to-peer lending model popularized by microfinance organizations and websites like Kickstarter.com…. Read More

How To Pay Off Your Student Loans Like A Boss

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Paying off student loans is stupid hard to understand and if you are anything like me you probably stick you head in the sand when it comes to college debt. However pretending that your loans don’t exist won’t change the reality that they will never ever ever go away (not even if you fall into a deep coma). So I have decide to help you embark on a journey to help you… Read More

3 Amazing Ways To Use Parents During College

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Your parents have always served a function believe it or not.  But now that you are in college you may be wondering what is their useful for now. Some people would say that parents are currently around to pay tuition. However, not everyone has parents who pay for college. Others might suggest that they’re innkeepers at the place you go to visit during winter break. However, I’m pretty sure that isn’t their… Read More

3 Amazing Ways To Use Parents During College

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Your parents have always served a function believe it or not.  But now that you are in college you may be wondering what is their current function now. Some people would say that parents are currently around to pay tuition. However, not everyone has parents who pay for college. Others might suggest that they’re innkeepers at the place you go to visit during winter break. However, I’m pretty sure that isn’t their… Read More

5 Reasons Student Loans Are Like An STD (VIDEO)

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Student loans are nothing to joke about especially when you are up to your knees in them. But sometimes you have to laugh your way through your troubles. So we decided to give you the 5 reasons Student Loans are like an STD: 1. They are chronic and stay with you for years and years. 2. You usually contract them in college. 3. They are a pain. 4. They affect your dating… Read More