Student Loans

Tuition, Payment

Sen. Bernie Sanders Wants To Make College Tuition Free

Vermont senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders wants to eliminate college tuition.

05/18/2015

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (WBZ-TV)

Elizabeth Warren Hosts Student Debt Forum At UMass Boston

Senator Elizabeth Warren hosted a forum on the high cost of a college education and the student debt crisis at the University of Massachusetts Boston at 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom.

04/02/2015

Tax Day, Tax Tips, College Tax Information

Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To Know

Welcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.

03/16/2015

Refund Money, Taxes, Contributions

Tax Education Credits and Deductions

College is very expensive, but Congress and the IRS have given us a few ways to offset education costs.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/18/2015

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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.

09/29/2014

A Dartmouth College student walks across the main campus February 28, 2001 in Hanover, NH. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)

Tax Education Credits And Deductions

College is very expensive. Congress and the IRS have given us ways to offset education costs.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/13/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Warren Blasts Government Profits From Student Loans

Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she is shocked that the federal government earned an estimated $66 billion in profit from student loans originated between 2007 and 2012.

02/01/2014

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Sen. Warren To File Bill Allowing Refinancing For Student Loans

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to file a bill to let students refinance their old loans at a new lower rate.

01/22/2014

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Who Should Pay For College?

The student is going to benefit so should they foot the bill?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/22/2014

(WBZ-TV File)

Student Loan Deal Doesn’t Guarantee Long-Term Relief

An undergrad taking out a Stafford Loan today would pay less than 4-percent interest, well under the current 6.9-percent rate.

07/18/2013

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