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Cuomo Calls For Small-Business Tax Cut, Student Loan ForgivenessNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday called for a 4 percent small-business tax cut and a student loan forgiveness program, the latest in a flurry of proposals as he unveils his 2015 agenda.
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.
College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment OptionsMore than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.
Schumer: Obama's Student Loan Order A Good MovePresident Set To Announce Expansion Of 'Pay As You Earn' Program Monday
Sen. Charles Schumer Pushes For Lower Student Loan Interest RatesSen. Charles Schumer is calling on Congress to allow college graduates to refinance their student loan debt to get the same interest rates now offered to current students.
Some Positive Signs, But Most College Grads Still Battling Weak Job Market, Big DebtCollege seniors will soon be donning caps and gowns, but more than half will also be shouldering staggering debt.
Sen. Gillibrand Drafts Bill To Allow College Grads To Refinance Federal LoansStudent loan debt has surpassed the $1 trillion mark nationwide, surpassing credit card and auto loan debt.
Gillibrand To Obama: Allow For Lower Student Loan RatesSen. Kirsten Gillibrand is renewing a call for legislation that would allow student borrowers to refinance their federal student loans at lower interest rates.
Federal Programs Could Help Graduates Pay Off Staggering Student LoansTotal college loan debt nationwide is a staggering one-trillion dollars, and many students may not be aware of programs that could greatly ease that burden; loan forgiveness for graduates who take jobs in the public sector.
New NYC Program Lets Parents Take Out Loans For Day CareThere is now an option for parents to get their kids into some of the city’s top pre-kindergarten programs with loans just for day care.
College Loan Interest Rates Set To Double, Unless Congress Acts QuicklyIt may soon get more expensive to finance your college education. Congress has another battle coming to a head and if lawmakers don't make a deal by Friday, interest rates will jump in millions of student loans.
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