Valuable insights from Lynn O’Shaughnessy
a nationally recognized college expert.
October 28, 2011
How to Avoid a Student Loan Disaster
Most of the teenagers who visit my college blog aren’t thinking yet about how they are going to come up with the cash to pay off any future student loans. High school students and their parents are more focused on getting into good schools. I don’t blame them, but payback time is inevitable. And that’s when it’s going to get...
May 11, 2010
Cushy Student Loan Repayment Plan: Will It Boost College Costs for Everyone Else?
Is a generous federal loan repayment program that Congress recently made even better going to increase the cost of college for everybody? It’s an interesting question that’s being posed by Daniel L. Bennett, who is a research and policy analyst at the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. In a Forbes article, Bennett argues that the federal student loan repayment...