Tony Aguilar (Student Loan Genius)

Blog: Which Employees are Having the Toughest Time with Student Loans https://goo.gl/qEEcCf

Infographic: Student Loan-Retirement Benefit Impact https://goo.gl/K2Boh4

Student Loan Genius http://studentloangenius.com/about-us/

 

Beth Akers (Manhattan Institute)

Game of Loans: The Rhetoric and Reality of Student Debt. http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10810.html

Manhattan Institute http://www.manhattan-institute.org/

 

Zac Bears (PHENOM)

Students fought hard, and won big, on state budget for UMass https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/students-fought-hard-won-big-state-budget-umass-isaac-bears?trk=prof-post

The Daily Collegian http://dailycollegian.com/author/zac-bears/

 

David Bergeron (Center for American Progress)

Linking Existing Federal Data Systems to Expand Knowledge of Higher Education https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/education/news/2016/06/30/140743/linking-existing-federal-data-systems-to-expand-knowledge-of-higher-education/

A Quality Alternative: A New Vision for Higher Education Accreditation https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/education/reports/2016/10/06/145152/a-quality-alternative-a-new-vision-for-higher-education-accreditation/

Center for American Progress https://www.americanprogress.org/

We Already Cleaned up the Student Loan Mess—Let’s Not Do It Again https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/education/news/2015/10/26/124077/we-already-cleaned-up-the-student-loan-mess-lets-not-do-it-again/

Jillian Berman (Marketwatch)

Here’s how much an extra $10,000 in student debt will set you back over your lifetime http://www.marketwatch.com/story/heres-how-much-an-extra-10000-in-student-debt-will-set-you-back-over-your-lifetime-2016-10-26?siteid=rss

Recent black college graduates owe nearly $25,000 more than white grads http://www.marketwatch.com/story/recent-black-college-graduates-owe-nearly-25000-more-than-white-grads-2016-10-20

Student loan debt for bachelor’s degree recipients continues to grow http://www.marketwatch.com/story/student-loan-debt-for-bachelors-degree-recipients-continues-to-grow-2016-10-18

How some of the most vulnerable student loan borrowers are set up to fail http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-some-of-the-most-vulnerable-student-loan-borrowers-are-set-up-to-fail-2016-10-17

John Oliver says Jill Stein doesn’t understand her own student debt plan http://www.marketwatch.com/story/john-oliver-says-jill-stein-doesnt-understand-her-own-student-debt-plan-2016-10-17

 

Kirk Carapezza (WGBH)

Sen. Warren Calls For “Aggressive Action” On College Accreditor http://washingtonmonthly.com/2016/06/13/elizabeth-warren-calls-for-aggressive-action-on-college-accreditor/

On Campus: The WGBH News Higher Education Blog http://blogs.wgbh.org/on-campus/

 

Kris Clerkin (College for America)

College for America http://collegeforamerica.org/

Parker Cohen (CFED)

From Aspirations to Achievement http://user-ak7qcrz.cld.bz/From-Aspirations-to-Achievement#1

Investing in Dreams http://cfed.org/knowledge_center/resource_directory/search/investing_in_dreams_a_blueprint_for_designing_childrens_savings_account_programs

CFED http://cfed.org/

From Piggy Banks to Prosperity: A Guide to Implementing Children’s Savings Accounts http://cfed.org/knowledge_center/resource_directory/search/from_piggy_banks_to_prosperity_a_guide_to_implementing_childrens_development

 

Bob Collins (WGU)

Western Governors University http://www.wgu.edu/

RESPONSIBLE BORROWING BEGINS WITH INFORMED DECISIONS http://www.wgu.edu/landing/responsibleborrowing?refer_id=1972

 

Danielle Douglas- Gabriel (Washington Post)

College costs rising faster than financial aid, report says https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/26/college-costs-rising-faster-than-financial-aid-report-says/

Bankers ease rules on automatic student loan defaults https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/27/bankers-ease-rules-on-automatic-student-loan-defaults/

D.C. Council considers bill giving the city more oversight of student loan debt collectors https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/20/d-c-council-considers-bill-giving-the-city-more-oversight-of-student-loan-debt-collectors/

Federal watchdog sees major cracks in program to help student loan defaulters https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/17/government-watchdog-sees-major-cracks-in-federal-program-to-help-student-loan-defaulters/

Veterans are getting short shrift as for-profit colleges close down, report says https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/21/veterans-are-getting-the-short-shrift-as-for-profit-college-close-down-report-says/

 

Leanne Fay (MA Office of Financial Empowerment)

$eed MA http://mgcmtraining.mass.gov/treasury/empowerment/collegesavings/seedma/

Office of Economic Empowerment http://mgcmtraining.mass.gov/treasury/empowerment/finlit/

Financial Literacy Report http://www.mass.gov/treasury/docs/empowerment/financial-literacy-in-massachusetts-report.pdf

 

Deirdre Fernandes (Boston Globe)

Northeastern to launch loan program for neighboring businesses https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/10/24/university-launch-loan-program-for-neighboring-businesses/aTDr6xSi5aqX19dPUwZxsM/story.html

Banks are issuing credit cards like it’s 2007 https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/10/26/americans-are-charging-again/QEy3rzAKlUoOPnDz3ddzeK/story.html

Thousands of Fidelity workers get help paying off student loans https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/03/15/fidelity-student-loan-debt-repayment-benefit-draws-workers/YgdrOElKnqqCR1tjKcvbnM/story.html

 

Bob Hildreth (Inversant)

Are schools addicted to student debt? https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2016/05/20/pothier/dGZ6aQjsJR4QHGkFRazbZO/story.html

The dawn of a new era in savings: New approach can help fight poverty and get young people through college http://commonwealthmagazine.org/education/the-dawn-of-a-new-era-in-savings/

Student Loans Aren’t The Only Way To Pay For College http://www.wbur.org/cognoscenti/2014/06/17/student-loan-crisis-bob-hildreth

Guest Commentary: Who’s At Fault For Student Loans? http://www.wbur.org/edify/2016/08/11/guest-comment-student-loans

Inversant http://www.inversant.org/

 

John Hupalo (Invite Education)

Three Simple Ideas to Start Fixing the Student Loan Mess https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/three-simple-ideas-start-fixing-student-loan-mess-john-hupalo?articleId=6187320307297120257#comments-6187320307297120257&trk=prof-post

Plan and Finance Your Family’s College Dreams: A Parent’s Step-By-Step Guide from Pre-K to Senior Year https://www.amazon.com/Finance-Familys-College-Dreams-Step/dp/076894080X

Invite Education https://inviteeducation.com/

Student debt crisis does not require a big government solution. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/student-debt-crisis-does-require-big-government-solution-john-hupalo?articleId=6169968022233636864#comments-6169968022233636864&trk=prof-post

 

Laura Krantz (Boston Globe)

Suffolk University adds two new board members https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/10/21/suffolk-university-adds-new-board-members/sYebPYbGTB6Uq9EZuoREqN/story.html

After closure, ITT Tech students left with piles of debt and no degree https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/10/20/closure-for-profit-tech-college-leaves-students-lurch-debt/ICKwmkrR0fCNBY8ySlAAwK/story.html

 

Julie Lammers (ASA Center for Consumer Advocacy)

Missing Data http://www.asa.org/site/assets/files/3795/missing_data.pdf

Life Delayed: The Impact of Student Debt on the Daily Lives of Young Americans http://www.asa.org/for-partners/schools/content-pages/life-delayed-the-impact-of-student-debt-on-the-daily-lives-of-young-americans/

Retirement Delayed http://www.asa.org/site/assets/files/3796/retirement_delayed.pdf

ASA Center for Consumer Advocacy http://www.asa.org/advocacy

 

Jessica Lautz (National Association of Realtors)

Student Loan Debt and Housing Report http://www.realtor.org/reports/student-loan-debt-and-housing-report

Home Buyers Getting Older, Wealthier http://www.realtor.org/videos/home-buyers-getting-older-wealthier

Understanding Your Millennial Buyers http://realtormag.realtor.org/for-brokers/network/article/2016/05/understanding-your-millennial-buyers

 

Phuong Luong (Compass Working Capital)

Compass Working Capital http://www.compassworkingcapital.org/

Paul Mark (State Representative)

Lawmakers in Ten States Push for Debt-Free College http://time.com/4137427/lawmakers-in-ten-states-push-for-debt-free-college/

House of Representatives https://malegislature.gov/People/Profile/PWM1

 

Josh Martin (ideas42)

ideas42 http://www.ideas42.org/

Nudging for Success http://www.ideas42.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Nudging-For-Success-FINAL.pdf

 

Betsy Mayotte (ASA Center for Consumer Advocacy)

Ensure Eligibility for Public Service Loan Forgiveness http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/student-loan-ranger/articles/2016-10-12/ensure-eligibility-for-public-service-loan-forgiveness

You won’t believe what some students blow school loan money on http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/personalfinance/2016/10/18/student-loans-spend-drugs-alcohol/91915580/

A Cautionary Tale of Student Debt Regret http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/student-loan-ranger/articles/2016-08-24/a-cautionary-tale-of-student-debt-regret

 

Toby Merrill (Project on Predatory Student Lending)

Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School http://www.legalservicescenter.org/

Legal Services Center Complaint http://www.legalservicescenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/1-Complaint-filed-2016.09.28.pdf

Project on Predatory Lending http://www.legalservicescenter.org/get-legal-help/predatory-lending-and-consumer-protection-unit/project-on-predatory-student-lending/

 

Nan Morrison (Council for Economic Education)

Council for Economic Education http://councilforeconed.org/about/

Nan Morrison Speaks on Financial Literacy Education at the U.S. Treasury http://bit.ly/1mSCtil

Tonya Mosley (Edify, WBUR)

Black in Seattle http://tonyamosley.com/black-in-seattle/

When the “No Snitch Code” Becomes an Excuse http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/when-the-no-snitch-code-becomes-an-excuse/Content?oid=19578952

Edify WBUR http://www.wbur.org/edify

 

Akhil Nigam (Fidelity Labs)

These employers give you money to pay off student loans http://money.cnn.com/2016/03/15/pf/college/fidelity-student-loan-repayment-plan/index.html

Thousands of Fidelity workers get help paying off student loans https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/03/15/fidelity-student-loan-debt-repayment-benefit-draws-workers/YgdrOElKnqqCR1tjKcvbnM/story.html

Fidelity Labs Student Debt Tool https://www.fidelity.com/labs/student-loans/#/

 

Jesse O’Connell (Lumina)

Lumina Foundation https://www.luminafoundation.org/

Panel: Free Community College Plans Need More Focus on Adult Learners http://diverseeducation.com/article/85246/

 

Eileen O’Leary (Stonehill)

Stonehill College http://www.stonehill.edu/

Is College Still a Good Investment? https://www.higheredjobs.com/Articles/articleDisplay.cfm?ID=567&Title=Is%20College%20Still%20a%20Good%20Investment%3F

Scott Pulsipher (WGU)

Western Governors Annual Report http://en.calameo.com/read/002355904f20d7dcfc13a?authid=J9H5IolpYVYP

 

Andrew Renshaw (Piedmont Virginia Community College)

Piedmont Virginia Community College http://www.pvcc.edu/

More Students in High School Taking College Classes Thanks to New Legislation http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/More-High-Schoolers-Taking-College-Classes-Thanks-to-New-Legislation-229260071.html

 

Geoffrey Sanzenbacher (BC Center for Retirement Research)

How Does Student Debt Affect Early-Career Retirement Saving? http://crr.bc.edu/working-papers/how-does-student-debt-affect-early-career-retirement-saving/

Will the Explosion of Student Debt Widen the Retirement Security Gap? http://crr.bc.edu/briefs/will-the-explosion-of-student-debt-widen-the-retirement-security-gap/

BC Center for Retirement Research http://crr.bc.edu/

 

Martha Savery (MEFA)

MEFA Podcast Series http://www.mefa.org/podcast/mefa-podcast-series-martha-savery/

MEFA http://www.mefa.org/

Martha Savery: Seminar on financing college available online http://www.gazettenet.com/Savery-letter-2292550

 

Theresa Schnelle (Lockton Company)

Lockton Associates Weigh in on Wellness Programs and Privacy http://www.marketwatch.com/story/for-500-a-month-would-you-tell-your-boss-what-groceries-you-buy-2016-04-12

Why the Nation’s Largest Generation Isn’t Hip About Health Insurance . . . and What We Can Do About It http://www.lockton.com/Resource_/PageResource/MKT/Communications/Snell_Millennials_2016.pdf

 

Michael Stynes (Jain Family Institute)

Purdue Research Foundation signs letter of intent to explore college funding alternative https://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/purdue-research-foundation-signs-letter-of-intent-to-explore-college-funding-alternative.html

Jain Family Institute http://www.jainfamilyinstitute.org/

A new spin on college financing? Treating students like stocks http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/a-new-spin-on-college-financing-treating-students-like-stocks/

 

Neil Swidey (Boston Globe Magazine)

The college debt crisis is even worse than you think http://www.bostonglobe.com/magazine/2016/05/18/hopes-dreams-debt/fR60cKakwUlGok0jTlONTN/story.html

 

Persis Yu (National Consumer Law Center)

Pounding Student Loan Borrowers: The Heavy Costs of the Government’s Partnership with Debt Collection Agencies https://www.nclc.org/images/pdf/pr-reports/report-sl-debt-collectors.pdf

No Lost Causes: Practical Ideas to Help Low-Income Students Succeed in College http://www.studentloanborrowerassistance.org/wp-

Student Loan Borrower Assistance, NCLC http://www.studentloanborrowerassistance.org/