Managing Your Moolah
Mar 09, 2012 by Joel Laos | 0 Comments
Bankruptcy attorney: "Student loans could be the economy's 'next debt bomb!'"
A new study has found that there has been a significant increase in the number of consumers seeking the help of bankruptcy attorneys as a result of outstanding student loan debt.
The National Association of Consumer ... [More]
Feb 21, 2012 by Joel Laos | 0 Comments
Okay, you're right. I'm playing pretty fast and loose with the words "new & exciting." But in this day and age the graduate-level financial aid world does whatever it can to get pumped about new federal benefits for student loan borrowers. This one is worth a look.
On October 25, ... [More]
Feb 09, 2012 by Michael Murphy | 0 Comments
Merriam-Webster defines bankruptcy as "utter failure or impoverishment." To me, utter failure is just a harsh and simple way of saying that a person has undergone a series of events so unfortunate (or strung together a series of decisions so poor) that the only remaining option is to quit and ... [More]
Dec 14, 2011 by Michael Murphy | 0 Comments
November is gone. The smells of turkey and stuffing have finally faded from our kitchens. The last of the rotting leftovers have been cleared from the bottom shelf of the refrigerator. Orange and brown decorations have been quickly replaced by green and red.
All these signs point to one ... [More]
Nov 09, 2011 by Michael Murphy | 2 Comments
During a visit to the University of Colorado, Denver campus a few weeks ago, President Obama announced a new student loan relief plan. By way of executive order, the President plans to implement a program aimed at reducing the burden of student loans for students across the country. A recent ... [More]