Suit Argues New Angle In For-Profit College Fraud ClaimTwo women who claim they were defrauded by a for-profit college have sued the Education Department and a private loan servicer in a case their attorneys say could provide a new legal remedy for tens of thousands of students.
GOP Tax Bill Would Kill Deduction For Student Loan Interest Millions of Americans would lose the ability to deduct up to $2,500 in student loan interest under the Republican tax bill.
Report: Education Dept. Could Scale Back Help On Some Student Loans The Education Department is considering only partially forgiving federal loans for students defrauded by for-profit colleges. That's according to department officials.
Texas, Pennsylvania Suing Dallas-Based Student Loan Relief CompanyThe announcement is part of the Federal Trade Commission’s "Operation Game of Loans" - a federal and state effort to crack down on deceptive student loan debt relief companies.
Action On Student Loan Forgiveness Delayed As Rules Revised The Trump administration is delaying action on requests for student loan forgiveness as it rewrites Obama-era rules that had sought to better protect students.
Rules To Help Defrauded Students Clear Loans Being RevisedThe Education Department says it will change two Obama-era rules governing student loan forgiveness in cases involving fraud and misconduct by universities.
How Student Loan Debt Can Affect Your Tax ReturnIf you accrued any student loan debt in 2016, here’s everything you’ll need to know when filing your tax returns this year.
How To Get The Best College Financial Aid PackageIt’s crunch time as families weigh financial aid offers from multiple colleges. And anxiety over the potential of going into six-figure debt can keep them awake for many a night.
Top 5 Ways The Trump Administration Could Affect Your Wallet"If Mr. Trump gets what he wants done, it will be quite dramatic," said Dallas tax lawyer Garrett Gregory speaking about the tax changes Trump touted during his campaign.
New Rules Aim To Help Students Clear Loans In Cases Of FraudThe Obama administration is issuing new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases where there's been fraud and misconduct by their schools.
Survey: Texans Concerned About College Access & Student DebtThe results of a new survey shows that three-quarters of Texans feel that college debt is a serious problem. In fact, some believe a public 4-year college degree is becoming unaffordable in Texas.
Federal Gov't Launches New Website For Student Loan BorrowersThe Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.