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Stars are just like us! They have student debt

Soon, disclosing how much student debt you have may be as commonplace as talking about where you went to college. “Whiplash” star Miles Teller made headlines this week when he told New York Magazine’s entertainment site, Vulture, that he still … Continue reading

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Overcharged for your student loan? Tax delays mean £40m is wrongly deducted each year

Graduates typically overpay by £570 a year due to an ‘antiquated’ repayments process. Those owed money should act now to claim The Treasury claws an extra £40 million each year from graduates who are being overcharged on their student loan … Continue reading

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If I marry you, do I marry your student loans?

Is it true if I marry my boyfriend that his student loan debt becomes mine too? –Rennette Fortune @RFortuneMedia viaTwitter. Short answer: No. His student loan debt is his alone and his payment history for those loans stays on his … Continue reading

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American Public Education to Webcast First Quarter 2015 Results Conference Call

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– American Public Education, Inc. (APEI) – parent company of online learning provider American Public University System (APUS) and campus-based Hondros College of Nursing – plans to release first quarter 2015 results after the close of U.S. … Continue reading

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Education Minister to attend fifth annual ISTP

Education Minister Hekia Parata will be departing for Canada today to attend the fifth International Summit on the Teaching Profession (ISTP) accompanied by teachers, professionals and union leaders. The Council of Ministers of Education Canada, the Learning Partnership, the Organisation … Continue reading

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Heritage Education Funds Celebrates 50 Successful Years as a Leading RESP Provider

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Heritage Education Funds™, a leading, trusted and experienced provider of Registered Education Savings Plans (“RESPs”) in Canada, is delighted to be celebrating 50 years of helping families achieve their educational dreams. The company has successfully administered over 460,000 … Continue reading

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Strauss: NEA president: It’s time for education companies to be transparent

(L-R) Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Rob Reiner, Chris Sarandon, Wallace Shawn, Carol Kane, and Billy Crystal attend the 25th anniversary screening cast reunion of “The Princess Bride” during the 50th New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on October … Continue reading

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Fitch: Private Student Lenders Get Little Boost in House Budget

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Federal budget outline put forward by Republicans in the US House of Representatives last week proposing limits on Pell Grants would provide little boost to private student loan demand, should the education proposals become appropriations later … Continue reading

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The Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights: The Law of the Land?

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Education Ministry to open nurseries at girls’ schools

  Teachers have welcomed the decision by Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil to open nurseries at all government and private girls’ schools across the Kingdom. The ministry wants to increase the productivity of women teachers and put their minds at ease … Continue reading

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