Do We Need to Rethink How We Pay for College Sports?

Do We Need to Rethink How We Pay for College Sports?

College athletics are justified, almost invariably, by the assumption that they’re hugely profitable. On the surface, the assumption seems reasonable enough. Sports bring in revenue from ticket sales, food and beverage sales, television network deals, donations,...
Federal Student Loans Help Now, Hinder Later

Federal Student Loans Help Now, Hinder Later

Federal student loans are a controversial subject these days. Once viewed as the saving grace for individuals who could not afford the astronomical cost of college, we have now learned that once the required semesters are complete, students find themselves swimming in...

The U.S. Government’s Predatory-lending Program

Most parents will do just about anything for their children, especially when it comes to education. Predictably, at a time when college costs are exploding and students are staggering under more than $1 trillion in debt, one opportunistic lender is making huge profits...