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  • News

    August 7, 2013

    Study Now, Pay Later

    A new city startup promises to eliminate student loans for those who'll share their future income with investors

  • News

    August 7, 2013

    Debt Eaters

    Student activists say rising loan rates ARE a distraction from the real problem of unaffordable college degrees

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    David Horvitz Wants to Fill Sallie Mae's Mailbox With 100,000 Checks for 58 Cents

    ​David Horvitz is $58,412.10 in debt after getting an MFA from Bard College. A Brooklyn-based artist who's currently "not working," he has a grand plan that might also count as a crowd-sourced experimental art project, a project that he has recently released to the Internet: Help repay his stu ... More >>

  • Art

    April 3, 2007

    Sweet Relief

    You asked the politicians for help with student debt. And maybe, just maybe, you're about to get it.

  • News

    January 31, 2006

    John Boehner: Yet Another Lobbying Slut?

    The new House Majority Leader is not quite the 'reformer' he claims

  • News

    January 31, 2006
  • News

    January 17, 2006

    Your Late Fees, Their Millions

    Can't pay your student loan on time? The fat cats at Sallie Mae are so glad to hear it.

  • News

    January 10, 2006

    Shady Sallie

    An inside look at what Bush has done to your student loan

  • News

    November 8, 2005

    Robin Hoods

    Student activists trying to take from banks, give to the needy with the National Tuition Endowment

  • News

    August 9, 2005

    Loan Wolf

    House bill makes largest cuts ever in student aid

  • News

    March 29, 2005

    Greed Aid

    Big banks do billions in student loans—and that means less money for you

  • News

    February 15, 2005

    Borrow More Now! Pay More Later!

    Bush's big plan for sticking it to us again

  • News

    October 26, 2004

    Your Mi$ery I$ Their Profit

    Up to your ear$ in $tudent loan$? That'$ good new$ for the bond trader$

  • News

    May 25, 2004

    A Sleeping Class

    Young Americans fight for every cause but their own. Wake up, already.

  • News

    March 9, 2004

    The Ambition Tax

    Why America's young are being crushed by debt—and why no one seems to care