Texas Attorney General Sues San Antonio-Based Student Loan Debt Relief CompanyKen Paxton is warning college students to beware of loan debt relief companies. Paxton is suing San Antonio-based My Education Solutions.
Fewer Students Applying For Federal College Aid After Access To Resources Cut Off During PandemicWhen school buildings suddenly closed in the spring the number of high school seniors applying for U.S. federal college aid plunged soon after.
Coronavirus: Pausing Your Student LoansThe U.S. Department of Education granted a payment waiver for at least 60 days to many people during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Department Of Education Rejected 99% Of Student Loan Forgiveness ApplicantsThe Department of Education rejected 99 percent of applicants in the first 12 months of a revamped student loan forgiveness program.
Billionaire Investor Robert F. Smith Vows To Pay Off Morehouse College Grads' Student LoansBillionaire technology investor Robert F. Smith surprised the entire graduating class at Morehouse College while delivering a commencement speech Sunday. He vowed that he would pay off their student loans -- estimated at $40 million.
Legislation To Pay Off Student Loan Debt For Texas Law Enforcement Gaining SteamThe Dallas Police Association came up with the idea and got local legislators on board.
DeVos Rules Would Cut Estimated $13B In Student Loan Relief Students who are defrauded by their schools would have a harder time getting their federal loans erased under new rules proposed by the Trump administration Wednesday.
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.