Items Tagged with 'student loans'


College, student loans and regret

January 31, 2019
Let’s face it, you make terrible decisions in college. Even if you are able to make it out without any serious marks on your record, ego or mental health, you’ve probably already made the worst mistake of your career without knowing it. I’m talking, of course, about the massive debt most of us incurred while paying for four years of college. Read More

College offering loan repayment program

December 17, 2018
A local college is introducing a post-graduation loan repayment program based on salary. Read More

Judge sentences man to prison for fraud

May 21, 2018
A man has been sentenced to prison for committing student loan and grant fraud and tax fraud. Read More

Student loan tax credits could keep graduates in Michigan

Some are skeptical of the cost to the state, however.

February 6, 2015
LANSING — A bill to provide tuition tax credits for people paying off student loans is designed to keep young graduates in Michigan, but not everyone is convinced the plan will work. Read More

Local colleges deal with changing national student loan rates

Personal finance courses find favor.

August 23, 2013
West Michigan students are safe for now, but local colleges are still uncertain about the future of financial aid legislation. Read More

Spring Arbor University repays student loans

February 25, 2013
Spring Arbor University is offering to pay back loans for students if they don't meet certain financial benchmarks after graduation. Read More