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Check out this wonderful video submitted for the #OutwithStudentDebt video project.
DATE: August 26, 2013 FROM: Natalia Abrams M: (646) 820-8037 E: Info@StudentDebtCrisis.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Deadline Extended for #OutWithStudentDebt Video Project StudentDebtCrisis.org has announced that the submission deadline has been extended through September 30th for the #OutWithStudentDebt Video Project – an initiative designed to help shed the stigma of shame and embarrassment that comes along […]
By: Robert Applebaum, Executive Director President Obama’s speech this morning at the university at Buffalo signals good news on the horizon for nearly 40 million student loan borrowers who collectively owe approximately $1.2 trillion in educational debt. For far too long, the issues of college affordability and the ever-growing student debt crisis have largely been […]
If you care about the issue of affordable higher education and/or the existing $1.1 Trillion in outstanding student loan debt, then please join us by attending your local 4th of July parades and events in your hometown with signs and banners to get the attention of your elected officials. Then, take photos from the events […]
Originally posted by Robert Applebaum and The Student Nation in The Student Nation With interest rates on federally subsidized Stafford Loans set to double on July 1, from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent, student debt has finally started getting the attention it deserves. Unfortunately, most of the coverage of the metastasizing student debt crisis fails […]
Borrowed from Young Invincibles – Originally posted by Isaac Bowers of Equal Justice Works in U.S. News & World Report. In a deja vu moment, the interest rates on subsidized Federal Direct loans are set to double on July 1 and Congress is scrambling to find a fix. The Student Loan Ranger thinks there will be one – given […]