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Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos Halts Collections Actions Against Student Loan Defaulters

Betsy DeVos has halted collection actions and wage garnishments against students who have defaulted on their education loans.

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Coronavirus: Mnuchin Floats Pause on Student Loan Payments

Appearing Friday on CNBC, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration couldĀ provide temporary student loan suspensions to help Americans amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Demand for U.S. Welding Jobs Grows as Student Interest in Trade School Declines

Demand for U.S. welding jobs continues to rise as fewer students are seeking out trade school as a career path.

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Survey: Scottsdale, Arizona Rates Tops for Job Market; Detroit Dead Last

A strong economy means better job prospects for Americans, including college grads, but some cities are better than others for finding work.

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Report: Wealthy College Students Borrow More Money for Education

A recent study found that college students from high-income households are borrowing more money for school than students from households with lower incomes. The report…

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