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Arizona Daily Sun

Tribal energy loan program starts, more than a decade after its OK
Arizona Daily Sun
The Department of Energy in July said it was accepting applications for projects under the $2 billion Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee Program, which will provide “partial loan guarantees to leverage private sector lending” for a range of energy projects ...

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CNBC

Borrowers are flocking to a new type of 'clinic' for a clean bill of financial health
CNBC
The fifth-grade teacher, who is carrying around $30,000 in student loans, explained that she'd been told by her servicer that she didn't qualify for the popular public service loan forgiveness program, in which not-for-profit and government employees ...



KTXS

Suspect takes out $28000 loan in Abilene woman's name
KTXS
ABILENE, Texas — The Abilene Police Department is investigating a case of identity theft that has left an Abilene woman with a large loan to repay. According to the incident report, someone stole a 52-year-old Abilene woman's identity and then took ...



HuffPost

Why You Should Mention Default When Negotiating Private Student Loan Debt
HuffPost
That word carries a lot of weight in the world of student loans. Last year, 1 million federal student loan borrowers defaulted on their loans, which means they failed to make a payment within 270 days of the due date. It's expected that almost 40 ...

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Refinancing your car loan could save you this much money a month
The Seattle Times
On average, consumers saved $52 a month by refinancing car loans when they wanted to reduce their payments, according to a TransUnion study of 1.5 million refinanced car loans in 2013 and 2014. On average, consumers reduced the interest rate by 2.4 ...

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Lawmakers weigh in on student-loan giant Nelnet's battle with California
MarketWatch
“We are deeply concerned by Nelnet's disregard for the rights of states and student loan borrowers,” the letter reads. “Absent a clear instruction from Congress to be able to shield your company from regulators, [the company] must comply with state law.”.

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NPR

Walmart And Others Offer Workers Payday Loan Alternative
NPR
Even in a strong economy, many Americans live paycheck to paycheck. Forty percent don't have $400 to cover an emergency expense, such as a car repair. And many working-class people turn to payday loans or other costly ways to borrow money. But more ...

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Vox

European museums may “loan” stolen artifacts back to countries in Africa
Vox
The legacy of colonialism and empire looms large in Europe. In recent months, museums in France, the United Kingdom, and Germany have begun to address the fact that large portions of their collections are, well, not theirs — and were stolen from other ...



Press Herald

Michelle Singletary: How we manage loan-free college – for 3 kids
Press Herald
My husband and I were raised in low-income households. We're first-generation college graduates. But as important as college was in pushing us up economically, we felt strongly about avoiding student loans for our children. Debt is a cuss word in our ...

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Forbes

Student Loan Forgiveness Dos And Don'ts
Forbes
If you have student loans, you're not alone. According to personal finance website Make Lemonade, there are more than 44 million people who collectively owe $1.5 trillion. Many of these student loan borrowers hope for student loan forgiveness. However ...


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