Today’s the day. The day you help save the internet from being ruined.


Yes, you are, and we’re ready to help you.

(Long story short: The FCC is about to make a critical decision as to whether or not internet service providers have to treat all traffic equally. If they choose wrong, then the internet where anyone can start a website for any reason at all, the internet that’s been so momentous, funny, weird, and surprising—that internet could cease to exist. Here’s your chance to preserve a beautiful thing.)

New Study Says Income Based Repayment and Loan Forgiveness Encourage Fraud

Two finance professors out of Appalachian State University, Jarrod Johnstone and Ivan Roten, took a look at Income Based Repayment (IBR) and…

No Gift Wrap Required – Use Gifting Feature to Help Friends, Family in Debt

Summer is ending and college is starting in the coming days and weeks. This means millions of new and returning…

Warren Still Pushing Refinance Bill With Obama’s Support

Warren Still Pushing Refinance Bill With Obama’s Support

Senator Elizabeth Warren has been a loud and vocal supporter of those suffering under the weight of student loans despite the fact that she’s having a hard time raising support from her fellow legislators. She’s offered up several pieces of legislationto help cash-strapped borrowers and all have been either ignored or voted down. But finally, one of her bills has been given a second chance thanks…

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Flashback Friday: 5 Ways to Go to College Tuition Free or Really Cheap!

Flashback Friday: 5 Ways to Go to College Tuition Free or Really Cheap!

Looking for cheap or tuition free college options?

Looking for cheap or tuition free college options?
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If you’re in college, thinking about going back to school to finish your degree or considering a new degree for a career change, borrowing to pay for your education may be a worry. With student loan debt increasing $2,850 every secondand default rates climbing, what if you could finish your education – or…

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Got Life Insurance? If You Have Private Student Loans, You Definitely Should

You may think that life insurance is for older people, those that are married with kids or that have mortgages and serious assets.

5 Amazing Apps to Keep Your Finances in Order

Keeping track of your money may sound like a major chore – do you picture yourself with a shoebox of receipts and a calculator pulling out your hair?

Have a Kid and Student Loans? How to Pay Off Your Debt While Saving for their Education

While most grads are putting off having kids until closer to their mid to late-30s, this isn’t the case for everyone.

6 Cheap Ways to Get a Laptop for College

6 Cheap Ways to Get a Laptop for College

Laptop for college

If you can’t afford a laptop for college, check out these tips.
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These days, it’s pretty hard to get through college without a laptop. The problem is that most college students don’t have $500-$2,000 lying around for a new one. If you’re looking to get a computer that actually fits into your budget, check out these six cheap ways to get a laptop for college.

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