Maine’s New Online Resource Targets Struggling Student Borrowers

Student borrowers from the state of Maine now have an online resource tool to help them better understand their loan options. The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) has launched TheLoanforME.com website containing tools and information to assist Maine residents in navigating their options for student loan refinancing and consolidation. Nearly 70 percent of Maine college…

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New Reports Provide Guidance for Low-Return For-Profit Colleges

The Department of Education has published its first-ever comparison data between student debt and actual post-graduation employment earnings for higher education institutions, giving student borrowers a window into what they can expect from a given college or trade school—and possibly helping them avoid predatory for-profit colleges with low return on their high-debt investment. The reports…

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