student loans

America's Wealth Coach Deborah Owens has a few tips that will help you kick your student loan debt to the curb.

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Student loan debt is at an all time high — and it’s hitting African-American students the hardest. According to a study by the Brookings Institution, there are racial debt disparities in low-to-moderate income students. Black students leave college with an average debt of $27,000, while White students incur an average of $20,000. Student load debt facts: Black […]

In what might be an extreme use of government resources, reports are coming forth that U.S. Marshals are serving warrants and arresting people for outstanding federal student loans. A Houston man says that seven armed marshals arrived on his doorstep for a $1500 loan he took out nearly 30 years ago, but there might be […]

Seniors gearing up for graduation at Howard University can breathe a little easier now; the Mecca is implementing a new practice that will surely lower…

Wealth coach Deborah Owens joined Roland Martin Tuesday on “NewsOne Now” to share some very important information about saving for college. In this week’s installment of…

  On Tuesday, Rep. Charles Rangel joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss President Barack Obama’s executive order to help millions of Americans lower their…

Today on “NewsOne Now,”  Roland Martin got real about finances with “Washington Post” financial columnist, Michelle Singletary. They talked about economic slavery and freedom. “Debt makes…

Friday morning, President Barack Obama (pictured far right) was flanked by college students from around the country as he urged Congress to address a doubling…

Via: Foxbaltimore.com The Senate has rejected 2 proposals by Republicans and Democrats to prevent student loan rates from doubling in July. While leaders of both parties insist they want to keep the federally backed rate at 3.4% for another year, they’re having trouble agreeing on how to pay the 6-billion dollar tab necessary to do […]