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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.

09/29/2014

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Surviving Student Loans And Moving Forward

College grads are putting life milestones on hold because they are dealing with piles of student debt.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/27/2014

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High School Tour: Moon Area

Mike Pintek was welcomed with opened arms to Moon High School today for another high school tour!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/03/2014

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Local Students Upset Over College Loan Interest Rate Spike

Congress is off on its Fourth of July holiday and did not resolve the interest rate crisis for student loans.

07/01/2013

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Student Loan Debt

Dr. Webster Tarpley joined host Chris Moore to discuss a problem a l0t of American adults are facing, that problem is student loan debt.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/12/2013

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Market Rates For The Middle Class

With a couple of simple fixes from Congress, billions of dollars could be put into the economy by allowing middle class families to refinance their mortgages and by keeping student loans at market rates. Maybe […]

06/08/2012

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Expert Outlines Ways To Trim Student Loan Debt

Just under 1.8 million students will graduate from college this year and many of them will be saddled with debt.

04/27/2012

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Consumer Reports Offers Advice For Picking Student Loans

Millions of students graduating from college this year will have a shadow hanging over their heads. An estimated two-thirds are burdened with student loans with the average debt being around $25,000.

03/27/2012

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Vice President Talks Student Loans, Religion At Pitt

A standing room-only crowd of Pitt students and faculty warmly received Vice President Biden, as the Vice President told the students that he and the President stood with them on the issue of student loans.

11/04/2011

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Some Pitt Students Positive About Federal Student Loan Cap

The economy and getting people back to work were the main focuses of Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Pittsburgh on Friday. He arrived in town this morning and headed over to Oakland where he spoke in front of a crowd at Alumni Hall at the University of Pittsburgh. The Vice President is drumming up support for the President’s American Jobs Act, and part of the proposal deals with the re-payment of student loans.

11/04/2011

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Vice President Visits Pittsburgh, Speaks At Pitt

Vice President Joe Biden is set to visit the city today where he will talk to a crowd on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh. The Vice President is expected to speak about the economy and the American Jobs Act as well as the federal school loan assistance program.

11/04/2011

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