Why you might think twice about getting a second mortgage or obtaining a home equity loan or a HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit) to repay higher education debt?
Going back to school is a risk you'll want to carefully weigh.
The Stafford loan interest rate jumps finally happened, but Congress is out for July 4. Stay tuned.
It's that old irony: if you can pay, you might get a little incentivized discount.
With interest rates of Stafford loans doubled, the ROI of a higher education is ever in doubt.
Sequester and IT foul-ups delay release of some financial aid info.
Mark Twain had it right when he said, "No man's life, liberty, or property are safe while the legislature is in session."
The problem of higher education debt may start with a lack of education itself.
All hail financing the imparting of knowledge...
You think college tuition is pricey? Try preschool in Manhattan.