Investors Rattled Worldwide After Greece Misses $1.8 Billion Loan PaymentInvestors around the world were on edge Tuesday night, after Greece missed a crucial payment deadline and became the first developed country to default on a loan to the International Monetary Fund.
Seniors Seeing Student Loan Payments Taken Out Of Social Security ChecksMillions of Americans are having difficulty paying off their student loans, and some senior citizens are finding out what happens if they default on those loans.
Expert: Debt Ceiling Crisis, Hurricane Season Could Send Home Heating Oil Prices SkywardThe average home heating oil prices in Connecticut hover at the $3.60 per gallon mark.
SUNY Announces Plan To Standardize Financial Aid Letters For Students At All SchoolsChancellor Nancy Zimpher says the initiative is part of SUNY's effort to decrease the loan default rate of SUNY students by at least 5 percent over the next five years. The average default rate is now 13 percent.