There comes a time when you start looking at picking up extra jobs to improve your financial situation.
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Talk to people with federal student loans and it’s unlikely that you’ll hear praise for companies responsible for overseeing their loans. Now a report issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau confirms what many borrowers have
You know the best way to avoid debt is to have money in your savings account. But it feels impossible to fund a savings account when you’re barely making ends meet.
I know how it feels
If you’ve got federal student loan debt, making the monthly payments can feel like an exercise in futility. With low post-graduate incomes relative to the amount of debt they carry, it’s no wonder.
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I’ve had this nagging though rattling around in my head for the past few years – the thought that you’re not getting the right conversation when we talk about your personal financial situation.
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Choosing a college just got a little easier, thanks to a revamped government tool that provides information on what former students of each school might earn, how much debt they leave with, and what percentage
On September 9, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau entered into a Consent Order with Encore Capital Group as well the companies it owns – Midland Funding, Midland Credit Management, and Asset Acceptance Capital – to
Imagine you’re going into college and staring at a bill for $25,000 for tuition and assorted other fees for your first year of school.
You’ve got two ways to pay the bill. You can take out
The doorbell rings, and there’s a strange guy standing there. He asks for you by name, hands you some documents, and walks away.
Congratulations, you’re being sued.
It’s a story that plays out thousands of times a