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CNBC's Julia Boorstin and SoFi's CEO Mike Cagney, discusses how his company provides non-banking alternatives for debt refinancing, which placed him 25th on CNBC's annual Disruptor 50 list.
This nonbank alternative to student-loan funding has already funded over $2 billion in loans—and envisions an IPO next year.
Pershing Square's Bill Ackman is warning student loans are a massive threat to the credit market. Louis Beryl, Earnest co-founder and CEO, and "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss.
With student loans a financial albatross for many recent college graduates, it pays to know how you can get your student loans forgiven.
Here's why the "debt strike" sentiment is catching on.
You can take control of your student loan debt and tame the antics of debt collectors in 6 simple steps, writes credit expert Diana Nichols.
UnCollege's Dale Stephens is a dropout with a business plan to get more kids to drop pricey college degrees. And so far, it's working.
Getting a college education can lead to student debt but here are a few tips to pay those loans off fast to save more. CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports.
Millennial entrepreneurship has slowed, and so has the percentage of debt of those under 30. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains the complicated relationship between young American entrepreneurs and debt.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer says saving for retirement is a priority for parents, and explains the 529 savings plan -- which can help parents save for their children's college expenses.
Stressed about money? Here are a few tips to handling your debt, CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports.
Rob Lieber, New York Times columnist, discusses President Obama's flip-flop on college savings plans, and shares insight on how to talk to children about money.
Lost entrepreneurship and innovation from debt-ridden college graduates hurt the U.S. economy, a university president said.
Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), discusses legislation aimed at reforming college loan debt for students.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson predicts the family income will not keep up with education costs, and government programs will fall short.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at trends in the rising costs of education.
Ken Langone, Invemed Associates, shares his thoughts on improving the educational system in the U.S. and how student loans are funding Obamacare.
Andrew Plepler, Bank of America, shares the results of a new report which shows a financial mixed bag for the millennial generation.
If you are mulling business school but worried about tuition, relax. The top 25 business schools award nearly $235 million yearly in grants.
Wells Fargo is launching a new loan modification program that includes an option to lower the interest rate for certain qualified borrowers.