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How The Midterm Elections May Affect Your Student Loans
Student Loan Debt Statistics. According to personal finance website Make Lemonade, student loan debt is now the second highest consumer debt category - second only to mortgages and higher than credit card debt. According to Make Lemonade, there are ...
Big Payments The Key To Erasing Student Loan Debt, Survey SaysFinancial Advisor Magazine
Susan Tompor: Paying off student loan? Repayment options you should considerVirginian-Pilot
How Military Service Impacts Student Loan Repayment

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Wink News

Student loan repayment assistance increases among employers
Wink News
Consumers are facing over 1.5 trillion dollars in student loan debt. That's a trillion with a 'T'. Now, more employers are realizing they need to jump in and help by offering a benefit that many consider more of a necessity. “Student loan debt is one ...

Manchester considers loan program to boost downtown
Journal Inquirer
MANCHESTER — The Economic Development Commission on Thursday suggested changes to a proposed loan program, which would provide funding for owners to renovate downtown buildings. The loan program would focus on providing property owners ...

Average Utah payday loan interest rate rises to nearly 528% annually — double what Mafia loan sharks charged in the ...
Salt Lake Tribune
The annual report by the Utah Department of Financial Institutions also has encouraging news about payday loan customers: They are borrowing less, and 1 in 8 now take advantage of state-mandated programs that allow them to enter into interest-free, ...

Dallas News

Funding for affordable housing in Texas doubles under home loan bank program
Dallas News
Four Texas groups, including nonprofits and a housing authority, have been awarded $2.3 million by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas to build or rehabilitate 556 housing units over the next three years. The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas is one of ...

Pensions & Investments

Multiemployer loan program will not help all, analysis says
Pensions & Investments
As a special congressional committee works to solve a multiemployer pension crisis by the end of November, a new analysis by the Pension Analytics Group says that a leading idea of a subsidized loan program will save only one-third of participants in ...

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American Banker

Blockchain slashes approval time on syndicated loans, BBVA says
American Banker
BBVA says it recently completed the first-ever syndicated loan on a distributed ledger. Could this pilot offer a glimpse of the syndicated loan of the future? The borrower, Red Electrica, is a power distribution company based in Spain. The company ...
Spain's BBVA, Partners Complete First Blockchain Syndicated
BBVA arranges blockchain-based syndicated loanEnterprise Times

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New York Times

Borrowers Face Hazy Path as Program to Forgive Student Loans Stalls Under Betsy DeVos
New York Times
Now the government program meant to forgive the federal loans of cheated students has all but stopped functioning. No Education Department employees are devoted full time to investigating borrowers' complaints, according to three people familiar with ...

Payday loan alternatives rise
Fairmont Sentinel
Exodus Lending is one nonprofit offering residents interest-free loans to help pay off debts, Minnesota Public Radio reported . The organization has helped about 200 borrowers since April 2015, according to Exodus Executive Director Sara Nelson-Pallmeyer.


Aiken officials looking for man accused of armed robbery at loan office
Police say the man went into the Approved Cash Payday Loans and Check Cashing on Richland Avenue West and demanded money from the clerk. They say he was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of cash, and left the scene in a vehicle.

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