Student loan borrowers face 'payment processing pitfalls'

Repaying a student loan should be simple, but a new report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) finds that it's often...

Interest on government student loans set to double this summer

The interest rate on new government-subsidized Stafford loans is set to double on July 1 – to 6.8 percent from 3.4 percent – unless...

Bankers growing more worried about student loans

Here’s the good news: Bankers seem pretty confident that most Americans will continue to pay off most of their consumer debt on time....

The clock is running on America's student loan debt

Student loans are now the No.1 debt burden that Americans carry, eclipsing credit card debt for the first time last year, The New York...

Hard lessons of college debt

America's student loan debt is more than $870 billion and on a pace to surpass a trillion dollars by 2012. In financial terms, the amount...