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1:06 a.m. Today - By Andrew Keshner
America’s child-care crisis: ‘The entire system is experiencing pressure from every angle and something’s got to blow’ It costs an average of $213 per week at a child-care center, up 14.5% from five years ago, according to a new reportIt costs an average of $213 per week at a child-care center, up 14.5% from five years ago, according to a new report.
7:51 a.m. July 18, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Where the 2020 candidates stand on student debt and college affordability Free college and student-loan refinancing will be up for debate during this election cycleFree college and student-loan refinancing will be up for debate during this election cycle.
10:34 a.m. July 17, 2019 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Disney heiress ‘livid’ after going to one of her family’s theme parks Abigail Disney said distressed workers told her about ‘foraging for food in other people’s garbage’Abigail Disney said distressed workers told her about “foraging for food in other people’s garbage.”
8:39 a.m. July 17, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
This is how boomers are reinventing retirement living Why the retirement community of the future will be more like a WeWorkWhy the retirement community of the future will be more like a WeWork.
6:22 a.m. July 17, 2019 - By James Wellemeyer
You’re more likely to be a victim of sexual assault after this birthday And it’s not 18, says a new study circulated by the National Bureau of Economic ResearchAnd it’s not 18, says a new study circulated by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
4:46 a.m. July 17, 2019 - By Brett Arends
Disneyland workers, stop being goofy and instead be as selfish as your CEO Work somewhere else. Somewhere that treats you better.Instead of complaining about working conditions, quit. Unemployment is low. So work somewhere that treats you better.
3:24 a.m. July 17, 2019 - By Maria Monteros
Room and board costs have gone up so much that these students drive 3 hours to attend college How far would you go to avoid student loans? For some, as far as it takes to drive from your parents’ house.How far would you go to avoid student loans? For some, as far as it takes to drive from your parents’ house.
10:04 a.m. July 15, 2019 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Your first e-scooter ride will probably land you in the hospital Death of YouTube star Emily Hartridge is the latest incident to question e-scooter safetyDeath of YouTube star Emily Hartridge is the latest incident to question e-scooter safety.
4:14 a.m. July 14, 2019 - By Meera Jagannathan
Here’s what 2020 Democratic candidates have said about universal basic income Businessman Andrew Yang has centered his campaign around a $1,000-a-month universal basic incomeBusinessman Andrew Yang has centered his campaign around a $1,000-a-month universal basic income.
7:20 a.m. July 13, 2019 - Associated Press
Fifty years after Armstrong and Aldrin walked on the moon, some people insist it never happened and was all a big hoax by the U.S. government. Here’s a fact: we went to the moon in 1969The notion is treated mostly as a punchline, as in a new commercial for Red Bull. But public opinion polls over the years have consistently shown roughly 5% to 6% of Americans believe the moon landing was faked, Launius said.
2:50 a.m. July 13, 2019 - By James Welleymeyer
Including a citizenship question on the U.S. Census could have unexpected, long-term implications for your finances Some experts predict a drop-off rate in answers of nearly 10% if a citizenship question is includedSome experts predict a drop-off rate in answers of nearly 10% if a citizenship question is included.
1:02 a.m. July 12, 2019 - By Anna Helhoski
4 colleges where you can work for your tuitionGaining work experience while getting an education is pretty sweet. Here’s where you can do that.
10:03 a.m. July 11, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Lawsuit alleges ‘gross mismanagement’ of student-loan forgiveness by the Department of Education This is the latest case to say borrowers are not getting the debt-relief they deserveThis is the latest case to say borrowers are not getting the debt-relief they deserve.
11:08 a.m. July 9, 2019 - Associated Press
Billionaire and two-time independent presidential candidate Ross Perot is dead at 89 Perot’s 1992 run vs. Bush and Clinton drew more votes than any third-party candidacy in eight decadesH. Ross Perot, the colorful self-made Texas billionaire who twice ran for president, has died at 89.
6:57 a.m. July 9, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Study: Cities with ride-shares like Uber and Lyft also see rise in fatal accidents New research, challenged by Uber, Lyft, suggests there may be hidden costs behind ride sharesNew research, challenged by Uber, Lyft, suggests there may be hidden costs behind ride shares.
5:13 a.m. July 7, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
One argument for canceling student debt: Student-loan borrowers may be far poorer than most economists believe A new analysis raises questions about some conventional wisdom on student debtA new analysis raises questions about some conventional wisdom on student debt.
3:25 a.m. July 6, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Here’s why America’s $1.5 trillion student-loan crisis has spiralled out of control Financial-education curricula were developed during a time when most workers could count on a paycheck at a stable jobFinancial-education curricula were developed during a time when most workers could count on a paycheck at a stable job.
2:31 a.m. July 6, 2019 - By Leslie Albrecht
Why donating diapers isn’t the best way to help immigrant children detained at the border The government can accept donations from the public only under certain circumstancesThe government can accept donations from the public only under certain circumstances.
6:29 a.m. July 4, 2019 - Associated Press
Kamala Harris reverses her stance on busing, says it should not be mandated Harris had a breakthrough moment at the candidates’ first debate when she criticized Biden for his opposition to mandatory school busing when he was a senator in the 1970s. Harris said she benefited from busing as an elementary school student in Berkeley, California, in the early 1970s
2:45 a.m. July 4, 2019 - Barrons.com
The Trade War Is Over and the Winner Is China The trade war cease-fire struck by President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping shows Trump won’t go to the wall to fundamentally change the U.S. trade relationship with China.
8:24 a.m. July 3, 2019 - By Greg Robb
ADP: U.S. adds modest 102,000 private-sector jobs in June Job gains of 102,000 below consensus forecasts of 140,000The U.S. created a seasonally adjusted 102,000 private-sector jobs in June, payroll processor ADP said Wednesday, up from a revised 41,000 in May.
4:43 a.m. July 2, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Student-loan servicer can’t use federal law to avoid lawsuit over alleged bad advice The case is part of a broader fight on the boundaries of federal law in student-loan lawsuitsThe case is part of a broader fight on the boundaries of federal law in student-loan lawsuits.
2:24 p.m. June 30, 2019 - Associated Press
Facebook to make ads for jobs, financing searchable to all, in effort to eliminate discrimination Opening up targeted ads could be seen as way to avoid future regulationFacebook says it will make advertisements for U.S. jobs and for loans, financing and credit card offers searchable for all users under a legal settlement designed to eliminate discrimination blamed on its highly customized ad-targeting.
7:38 a.m. June 29, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
Four years, $13 million and dozens of hands: How ‘affordable housing’ gets made in America Why is it so hard to build and maintain inexpensive housing?As gentrification sweeps through many U.S. cities, including Washington D.C., more residents have trouble finding affordable housing. Each community is slightly different, but the national approach to creating more housing that low- and moderate-income people can afford is all-American: a patchwork quilt of public and private initiatives.
5:54 a.m. June 28, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Harris hits Biden on busing and ends ‘food fight,’ sparking talk that she won debate In spin room, California senator stresses she is ‘still in the process of introducing my work and my plan to voters across the country’Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris delivers a strong performance in Thursday night’s debate, as she attacks front-runner Joe Biden for his stance decades ago on busing and calls for order when the candidates yell over one another.
12:18 p.m. June 27, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker take aim at student-loan company merger Nelnet and Great Lakes now manage nearly 40% of the federal student-loan portfolioNelnet and Great Lakes now manage nearly 40% of the federal student-loan portfolio.
11:09 a.m. June 27, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Financial literacy skills have taken a nose dive since the Great Recession Younger people had the sharpest drop in their ability to answer four of five financial literacy questions correctlyYounger people had the sharpest drop in their ability to answer four of five financial literacy questions correctly.
7:37 a.m. June 27, 2019 - By Brett Arends
Maybe politicians should figure out how to stop colleges from scamming students Democrats’ bailout plans actually reward the cartelDemocrats’ bailout plans actually reward the cartel.
4:31 a.m. June 26, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Scammed student-loan borrowers accuse Betsy DeVos of illegally stalling on debt-cancellation claims The lawsuit is the latest development in a yearslong battle over the fate of borrowers who say they were scammed by their schoolsThe lawsuit is the latest development in a yearslong battle over the fate of borrowers who say they were scammed by their schools
3:45 a.m. June 23, 2019 - Barrons.com
How Baby Boomers Are Reinventing Retirement Living Many of today’s best available senior-housing options are really a nod to the past: higher-density locales, homes suited for multiple generations, and community support and stimulation.
3:33 a.m. June 23, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
California is getting closer to passing a ‘student-loan borrower bill of rights’ A new bill aims to establish a student-loan ombudsman and allow borrowers to sue their student-loan companiesA new bill aims to establish a student-loan ombudsman and allow borrowers to sue their student-loan companies.
3:31 a.m. June 23, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Lawsuit alleges the government is illegally garnishing tax refunds of student-loan borrowers The government is accused of unlawfully collecting on student loans held by defrauded borrowersThe government is accused of unlawfully collecting on student loans held by defrauded borrowers.
5:42 p.m. June 21, 2019 - Barrons.com
Callaway Golf May Be Teed Up for Sale Jana Partners sees lots of value in the trophy asset’s parts
4:00 p.m. June 21, 2019 - Barrons.com
Cheers for Workday, Plans for Southwest Airlines Plus Buy recommendations for Netgear and Northern Trust
10:56 a.m. June 21, 2019 - Associated Press
These are the first genetically modified animals approved for U.S. consumption The salmon produced by AquaBounty are the first genetically modified animals approved by the U.S. The salmon produced by AquaBounty are the first genetically modified animals approved by the U.S.
10:15 a.m. June 19, 2019 - By Caitlin Zaloom
The government has this wrong: Financial literacy alone won’t solve the student-debt crisis Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin wants colleges to require classes in financial literacyWhen I hear a public official like Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tell us that financial literacy is the solution to the student debt crisis, I know that advice is both morally and intellectually bankrupt, writes Caitlin Zaloom.
8:44 a.m. June 19, 2019 - By Anna Helhoski
Before heading to college, learn these 6 things about student loans It’s not a free rideDon’t just take student loans blindly. Here are some facts and advice for freshmen.
5:00 a.m. June 19, 2019 - Barrons.com
A Noble Collaboration: Capital Flows to Social-Service Groups Blue Meridian Partners and Co-Impact lead the way
6:39 a.m. June 18, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Treasury Department recommends ‘mandatory’ financial-literacy courses for college students The recommendation comes as student-loan borrowers cope with $1.5 trillion in debtThe recommendation comes as student-loan borrowers cope with $1.5 trillion in debt.
11:35 a.m. June 17, 2019 - By Jillian Berman
Former for-profit college students will have $168 million in student debt cancelled The debt discharge is part of a deal between the CFPB, state attorneys general and a company that managed private student debt on behalf of ITTThe debt discharge is part of a deal between the CFPB, state attorneys general and a company that managed private student debt on behalf of ITT.
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