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According to recent data, just over half of student loan borrowers are making payments. Eric Best, Jacksonville State University, and CNBC's Sharon Epperson, discuss what can be done to stop the crisis.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Chip Dickson, Discern Investment Analytics, about the environment for consumer credit.
Two years after they hit the headlines as the future of education, massive open online courses (MOOCs) are attracting increased business attention.
CNBC contributors Larry Kudlow and Barney Frank discuss the rising amount of debt from student loans.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports more than 2 million Americans age 60 and older are carrying student loan debt.
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy easy money while it lasts.
There should be other routes to the middle class, former Labor Secretary Robert Reich told CNBC.
Corinthian Colleges' share price plunges after the announcement the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's lawsuit.
U.S. and U.K. universities remain tops, with Boston's MIT leading the way, according to widely followed global rankings out Tuesday.
An estimated two million American seniors are in debt from unpaid student loans, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Ivy League degrees may be prestigious, but a new analysis suggests they may not get you the best starting salary. The Washington Post reports.
Individuals aged 18-29 are less likely to own a credit card than any other age group, according to a new Bankrate.com study.
Money Magazine’s surprising college rankings has Babson College ahead of Harvard and other notable Ivy League schools.
Scammers know students struggle with debt, so they've created phony loan "debt relief" companies that promise to help for a price.
Meet two of New York's "Funniest Lawyers!" Prepare to be dazzled with tales of student loans and ... herpes? Ewwww...
Fed Chair Janet Yellen explains why she thinks it would be a terrible mistake for the Fed to apply specific mathematical rules to inflation and employment.
Regulators are spotting abuse as companies shift away from traditional targets to zero in on student loans. The New York Times reports.
Lawrence Summers, former Treasury Secretary and Harvard University professor, discusses if rapid economic growth could lead to bubbles, and stresses the importance of finding ways to accelerate the natural rate of growth.
Chris Herbert, Harvard research director, provides insight to a Harvard study which shows millennials "hold the key" to a stronger housing recovery.
Many new borrowers may be caught off guard by higher student loan borrowing costs. CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains why interest rates on student loans are going up July 1st.