Loan programs

Lender Overcharged U.S. $1 Billion, Audit Finds

Smart Title: 

Education Department’s inspector general says Nelnet inappropriately “recycled” loans at 9.5% interest rate.

Lender's 2 Tickets to Paradise

Smart Title: 

It says something about the climate for financial aid and student loans these days that in many of his recent speeches, A. Dallas Martin has taken to reading his audience -- usually financial aid officers, lenders and others -- the ethics statement promulgated by his group, the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.

Pell Grants Down, Tuition Up

Smart Title: 

Decline in key program for poor is among worrisome aid trends in annual survey on college costs, which again outpace inflation.

Vacancy in Nevis

Smart Title: 

Student loan company cancels Caribbean conference to which it had invited financial aid officers and guests, all expenses paid.

Turning Blue from College Costs

Smart Title: 

A partisan pollster said that young voters think Democrats can better confront the college affordability crunch.

Bumpy Ride Ahead for Bankers

Smart Title: 

With Democratic takeover in Congress, those in the student loan industry might have reason for concern. 

Showdown on Student Aid Ethics

Smart Title: 

At loan industry meeting, president of upstart lender confronts head of financial aid officials' group on gifts policy at its conference.

An Outline with Few Details

Smart Title: 

Incoming chair of House education committee addresses -- quite generally -- higher ed issues for the year ahead.

Documenting the Boom in Private Loans

Smart Title: 

Study's finding that 20 percent of students with alternative loans do not borrow from federal government raises troubling questions.

More Than a Rabble Rouser?

Smart Title: 

Move by student loan borrower advocate to create a PAC sparks disagreement about founder's influence and tactics.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Loan programs
Back to Top