Student Loan Debt is Biggest Concern Among the College-Bound

High school seniors are more worried about burdensome student-loan debt than about getting into the college of their dreams.  That’s the upshot from the annual “College Hopes and Worries” survey from the Princeton Review, a test-preparation and educational services...

New Effort Underway to Tackle Student Loan Debt

With roughly one of out of every 10 students from Rhode Island colleges defaulting on their federal loans and the state ranking fourth in the country in terms of average student loan debt, college affordability is a topic of critical importance in the Ocean State....

Student Loan Debt: How Do You Avoid It?

Undoubtedly, figuring out how you’re going to pay for university is probably one of the most important things you’ll have to figure out before going to university. But, the good news is that there are more financial resources available to students today...

Is Going to University Worth It?

A recent report by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York puts the outstanding student loan debt in the United States at $956 billion.  This is a staggering amount that many new university students aren’t even aware of and really makes one question if going to...