Higher ed and credit union lending show the promise and peril of federal financial involvement.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a new report from the agency’s inspector general finds the Education Department lacks policies and procedures to ensure loan servicers act in compliance with federal law.
With citizen experience a priority for federal agencies now, the Department of Education has made interacting with student loans a mobile experience.
Manu Smadja, co-founder and CEO of MPOWER Financing, talks about how his company provides crucial student loans to international students that are in America’s top universities. MPOWER has helped hundreds of students from across the world access the education that they strive for.
Michelle Grajales, an FTC staff attorney, coordinated 36 separate enforcement actions in Operation Game of Loans.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said the financial health of service members is important for troop readiness. A new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau details potential problems service members are facing.
Federal agencies were more generous with student loan repayment benefits in 2009 than in the previous year.