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Student loan

A student loan is designed to help students pay for college tuition, books, and living expenses. It differs from other types of loans in that the interest rate is substantially lower and the repayment schedule is deferred while the student is still in school.

Headlines Around the Web

Peer-to-peer lender eyes credit rating

Nov 15, 2013 - Financial Times

JPMorgan to stop making student loans

Sep 06, 2013 - CNN Money

House passes student-loan bill

Aug 01, 2013 - MarketWatch

Student loan deal could move quickly

Jul 19, 2013 - Politico

Student loan debt tops $1 trillion

Jul 17, 2013 - Politico

Four Intriguing Proposals to Fix Student Loans

Jul 16, 2013 - Business Week

Sen. Blumenthal GIFs an op-ed

Jul 12, 2013 - Politico

K&L inks student loan firm

Jul 09, 2013 - Politico

Declare Independence From Your Student Loans

Jul 03, 2013 - Daily Finance

Don’t take out student loans this week

Jul 02, 2013 - MarketWatch

Articles About Student loan

A man uses his mobile phone outside an Australia and New Zealand bank branch in central Sydney August 16, 2013.
New Zealand's Student Loan Collection Overseas Initiative Nets $150 Million: Legal Action Only Against Worst Defaulters

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand's initiative to persuade defualters to pay back the loan is giving good results. (Dec 03)

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Manny Pacquiao (L) from the Philippines and Chris Algieri of the U.S. react as they pose during a news conference at Venetian Macao in Macau August 25, 2014. Pacquiao will defend his WBO welterweight title against Algieri at the Venetian's Cotai Arena in
Boxing News 2014: Chris Algieri’s Parents Are Manny Pacquiao Fans

By IBTimes AU

The Nov 22 Pacquiao-Algieri fight at the Cotai Arena in Macau will probably go down in boxing history as the cleanest one in terms of no trash talk exchanged at all between the two opponents. Only bold predictions that they will win the match and until what round will his opponent last were heard. (Nov 21)

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Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott (L) and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi wave toward the media after a signing of agreements ceremony in New Delhi
India PM Narendra Modi to Address Australian Parliament During Visit

By IBTimes AU

Modi is going to be the first Indian prime minister to visit Australia in 28 years. (Nov 11)

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Buildings At A Government Housing Development
U.S. Housing Starts Data in July Turns Around Lackluster Real Estate Growth

By IBTimes AU

U.S housing starts rose sharply in July, indicating what appears to be a stunted recovery for the local housing market is now "back on track," according to a report on CNBC on Wednesday. (Aug 22)

MORE TOPICS: FLORIDA, MORTGAGE

Youths play pond hockey on Pigeon Lake near the town of Bobcaygeon
Debt-Laden Millennials Join Stock Market

By IBTimes AU

A behavioral finance expert said members of Generation Y, also known as Millennials, appear to view the stock market as a quick fix to their debt problems, mainly college debts. (Jul 29)

MORE TOPICS: DOW JONES, TWITTER, RETAIL, NEW JERSEY, INVESTMENT

A Cricket Fan Becomes $100,000 Richer after a One-Handed Catch during the New Zealand Black Caps - West Indies Match

By IBTimes AU

A cricket fan became $100,000 richer after claiming the catch from Kieran Powell’s bat at the one-day cricket international between New Zealand and West Indies on Wednesday. (Jan 09)

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Outstanding UK Student Loans Will Hit £200bn as £5bn Goes Unaccounted For

By IBTimes UK

National Audit Office says the total value of outstanding student loans is currently £46bn. (Nov 28, 2013)

Mayor Boris Johnson: London Relies on Islamic Finance

By IBTimes UK

Boris Johnson tells World Islamic Economic Forum says Muslim money means 'financing of quite stupendous projects'. (Oct 30, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, HSBC, RELIGION, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

Islamic Finance: David Cameron Unveils UK Government Sukuk in Effort to Make London Global Muslim Money Centre

By IBTimes UK

Prime Minister David Cameron announces at WIEF new £200m first of its kind UK government sukuk. (Oct 30, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE, RELIGION, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT, LONDON

American Empire of Debt

By The Daily Reckoning Australia

Our 'Crash Alert' flag warns of a crash in US stocks. Readers are advised to proceed with caution. (Sep 16, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, DISASTERS, NEW YORK, INVESTMENT