News, Topics, Peoples, Movies

STUDENT LOAN CRISIS WIDENS GAP BETWEEN RICH AND THE REST

Growing concern about wealth and income inequality overlooks a principal cause: the student loan crisis, which is much deeper than the $1.1 trillion owed and the tens of millions who owe it. Unnoticed are the astonishing profits banks have made from these loans and the impact those profits have had on redistributing wealth. Since 2010, federal student loans have come from the Treasury instea...

Read full article >>

SFGate.com (Date:02/21/2014 17:04)

Related News about "Student loan crisis widens gap between rich and the rest" news from other sites: (news similarity rate is shown on left.)

44%
NY tax receipts rise despite growing income gap.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York tax collections have continued rising despite a growing income gap between its richest residents and everyone else, even as a national study shows overall growth in state.. washingtontimes.com Read News
51%
Experian analysis finds student loans increased by 84 percent since the recession; 40 million consumers now have at least one student loan.
As college students across the country move into their dorm rooms, firm up their class schedules and embark on a new chapter in their lives, many will do so with the help of a student loan. Experian®.. prnewswire.com Read News
44%
NY tax receipts rise despite growing income gap.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York tax collections have continued rising despite a growing income gap between its richest residents and everyone else, even as a national study shows overall growth in stat.. SFGate.com Read News
35%
Number of aging Americans paying student loans soars: U.S. report.
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The rising cost of higher education is dogging Americans into retirement, with people aged 65 and older still carrying some $18.2 billion in unpaid student loans, ac.. Yahoo!News Read News
39%
What John Oliver Forgot to Tell You about Student Debt.
I’m not sure how many Phi Beta Cons readers are regular viewers of John Oliver’s new late-night show, Last Week Tonight. But even if you aren’t, his recent bit about student loans is worth a wat.. Nationalreview.com Read News
41%
Time To Stop The Sob Stories About Student Loan Debt.
The reality is that only a fraction of a percent of all Americans has student loan debt that is truly beyond their ability to repay. Media stories make it sound like a crisis, but that doesn’t make .. Forbes.com Read News
43%
US Senior Citizens Owe 18B in Student Loans.
Senior citizens in the United States owe more than $18 billion in federal student loan debt. The 2013 amount is up six-fold from $2.8 billion in 2005. Eighty percent of that debt was for their ow.. Voanews.com Read News
Attention: You are sharing this news: "Student loan crisis widens gap between rich and the rest".
If you want to share another news, click to visit top news page.
Government PhotoGovernment: A government is the system by which a state or community is governed. In British English , a government more narrowly refers to the particular executi
Government News
Student: A student is a learner, or someone who attends an educational institution. In some nations, the English term is reserved for those who attend univers
Student News
POPULAR GIFS
Nice soccer trick Flips on the beach Guy kicks cat while playing Kinect Dancing cat Evil girl in the audience Guy fails miserably at hammer game Basketball trampoline somersault shot Kids fall out of van