In a Subprime Bubble for Used Cars, Borrowers Pay Sky-High Rates

Millions of Americans are receiving auto loans they cannot possibly afford, in a lending climate marked by some of the same lack of caution seen in the housing industry before its 2008 implosion. More…


Not All Community Colleges Offer Federal Student Loans

Many community colleges choose not to participate in federal student loan programs, because it could raise the school’s default rate. More…


Interest Rates for Student Loans Just Went Up

Undergraduates with new Stafford loans will pay 4.66 percent for the 2014-15 school year. But the rates are lower than they would have been without the student loan law passed last year. More…