How to avoid this common and billion-dollar student-loan trap  MarketWatch

A new analysis tries to estimate the impact of forbearance.


Common Pitfalls in Business Loans and How to Avoid Them  Nav

Business loans can be a helpful and necessary tool to getting your business off the ground, but they can also be harmful. Here's what to watch out for.


Gift idea for the college graduate: Help pay off student loan debt  NewsOK.com

Shopping for a college graduate this holiday season? A new survey suggests helping with their student loan debt. [The Oklahoman archives] Gift-giving for that ...


How to get a loan even if your credit reputation is messy?  Augusta Free Press

Are you starting a new business or expanding the current line of business? Are you a start-up? Is your credit history making you drop your plans?


KeyCorp, Regions cut by Nomura on credit, loan growth uncertainty  Seeking Alpha

Nomura Instinet analyst Bill Carcache downgrades Regions Financial (RF) and KeyCorp (KEY) as he sees recent growth in commercial and industrial lending ...


Meet 'Farmer Nick': Thompson, N.D., high school student takes...  Bemidji Pioneer

THOMPSON, N.D. — Go ahead, call him “Farmer Nick.” A growing number of his friends and acquaintances do. Nick Schlief, now 15, farmed 20 acres in ...


Bavarian Loan Works: Bayern Munich players on loan in Matchday 14  Bavarian Football Works

Bayern Munich has three players loaned out to clubs in the Bundesliga and 2.Bundesliga. Follow their progression.


Payday loan alternative may be a better deal, but has its own risks  Bankrate.com

Payday loans target consumers with no credit or low credit scores. These high-interest loans promise fast cash until the next paycheck comes in, but oftentimes ...


Do These 5 Things Now That The Student Loan Grace Period Is Over  Forbes

And just like that, your six month grace period on your student loans is over. Here are 5 things to consider doing next. Your 5 Next Steps. There is typically a six ...


Despite the hurdle of mounting student loan debt, millennials still consider homeownership a high priority, study says  Washington Post

Millennials are prioritizing homeownership well above the goals of getting married and having children, according to a new study by Bank of America. Bank of ...


Former Teller Admits to Embezzling From Savings and Loan  U.S. News & World Report

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas bank teller has pleaded guilty to embezzling from the savings and loan where she worked.


What is a subprime loan? - Autoblog  Autoblog

Subprime loans are offered to borrowers the lenders deem to have a higher risk of missing payments.The major difference between a prime and subprime loan ...


Banco BPM close to bad loan deal with Credito Fondiario/Elliott: sources  Reuters

Banco BPM is close to selling up to 7.8 billion euros in bad loans along with a stake in the Italian bank's debt recovery business to Credito Fondiario and U.S ...


Filing deadlines extended for disaster unemployment aid, small business emergency loans  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has extended the application deadlines for both Disaster Unemployment ...


This African country is so broke it took a $45m loan from France to pay its workers  Face2Face Africa

Getting loans for development is one thing, but borrowing to pay your workers is a different thing entirely. And this is what Chad, one of Africa's poorest countries ...


A new study says an overwhelming majority of millennials want to be homeowners, but student loans are holding them back  CNBC

For many millennials, the idea of homeownership is still a big picture dream, with a new study saying 89 percent plan to purchase a home in the future — but ...


A Teacher’s Long Road to Student Loan Forgiveness (and a $4,500 Surprise)  The New York Times

Public *service* debt waivers require 120 payments, meticulous attention to detail and, for a teacher named Jed Shafer, an appeal to a new program.


Parents struggling to repay college loans, report finds  Tampa Bay Times

Parents are increasingly shouldering the student loan burden and risking their financial health to do it, according to a new report.


Loan Deals Scrapped or Sold at Deep Discount as Market Slips  Bloomberg

It used to be a breeze for a company to get a loan, even a highly risky one. Now, not so much.


Help, I Can't Afford My Student Loans  Forbes

If you can't afford the monthly payments for your student loans, you're not alone. U.S. Secretary of Education has called the rising student loan debt issue a ...


Racecar driver must pay $1.3 billion award in payday loan suit  Fox News

A U.S. appeals court on Monday upheld a nearly $1.3 billion award against a pro racecar driver who was sent to prison following a conviction for cheating ...


Organigram obtains $10 million loan from Farm Credit Canada to continue to expand Moncton campus  The GrowthOp

The debt is for a term of five years at a variable rate of interest, and currently at 6.70 percent.


Sadiq Khan confirms fresh £1.3bn loan for delayed Crossrail  Financial Times

The opening of Crossrail has been thrown into further doubt as the government announced a further bailout of up to £2.15bn for London's new east-west railway ...


OMC receives loan for energy efficiency, renewable energy project  Ozark Radio News

WEST PLAINS, Mo. — The Missouri Division of Energy has awarded a low-interest loan to assist Ozarks Medical Center with an energy-efficiency and ...


She took out $20,000 in loans for her son's college. Then he went blind  CNBC

A bipartisan bill would allow parents who borrowed student loans for children who became severely disabled to walk away from their debt.


Here's How Parents Can Repay Parent PLUS Student Loans  Forbes

Parents are borrowing more to send their children to college and struggling to repay those loans, says a new study from The Brookings Institution. Here's what ...


World Bank shifts focus to Egypt's private sector with $1 billion loan  Reuters

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - The World Bank is pushing to prise open more space for Egypt's private sector with $1 billion in new funding, part of a ...


Bridgeport bank made loan to Daley-led ward organization just before its demise  Crain's Chicago Business

The 11th Ward Democratic organization borrowed the $80000 for office renovations in October 2017. But it made no payments on the loan until June of this year, ...


Students At For-Profit Colleges Are More Vulnerable To Student Loan Distress, NYC Report Finds  Forbes

Black and Latino students, low-income students and older students -- all communities with higher rates of loan defaults --were all more likely to attend for-profit ...


Clinton County looks to attract new residents with student loan relief program  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa – The struggle to pay off student loans is an issue Clinton County is now trying to solve, but for new residents only. “We are dealing with loss of ...


Australian home loan growth shows unexpected turnround  Financial Times

Growth in Australian home loans accelerated at a faster pace than expected in October on stronger financing for owner-occupied housing, marking a turnround ...


Here’s How the Student Loan Landscape Has Changed Since 2013  Bloomberg

The latest numbers on student loans were all too familiar: Outstanding debt hit another record and delinquency rates spiked in the third quarter, according to ...


US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 4.75%  Fox News

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week amid a steep decline in stock prices.


Development Bank Considers Controversial Venezuelan Loan  The Wall Street Journal

Directors of a Latin American development bank are considering a $500 million loan request from Venezuela, drawing a rebuke from President Nicolás ...


Brazil's Bolsonaro Says He May Have Erred in Not Declaring Loan  Bloomberg

Brazil's incoming president-elect Jair Bolsonaro said he may have erred by not declaring to tax authorities a loan he made.


Listing of bond loan issued by Västerås stad on STO Corporate Bonds (733/18)  GlobeNewswire

Nasdaq Stockholm decides to officially list 1 bond loan issued by Västerås stad with effect from 2018-12-11. Last day of trading is set to 2024-12-02.


Students Loan Trust releases GHS7m for applicants  GhanaWeb

The Students Loan Trust has released about GHS7 million to give out as loans to students of tertiary institutions who have requested for loans from the trust.


DeVos decries student-loan program as a ‘looming crisis’  Washington Post

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday warned that the federal student aid program is a “looming crisis in higher education” in a speech that some ...


Your Former Student Loan Watchdog Is Back  Forbes

Your former student loan watchdog resigned in September. Now, he's back in a new role. Here's what you need to know and how it can affect you. The Student ...


California community colleges reject state aid tied to allowing students to seek federal loans  EdSource

For years 22 California community colleges did not participate in the federal student loan program, blocking students from taking out federal loans to cover their ...


A new wave of state leaders could crack down on student-loan lenders  MarketWatch

State lawmakers are trying to push student-loan legislation over the finish line.


Don't make this common student loan mistake that can cost you thousands of dollars  CNBC

Nearly 45 million Americans have some kind of student loan debt, and the system for paying back those loans can be confusing. That means it's all too easy to ...


Sears secures court approval for an additional $350 million loan  CNBC

Sears won court approval on Tuesday for $350 million in critical bankruptcy financing that will keep the 125-year-old retailer operating through the holidays ...


Izzy Brown shows that Chelsea's loan policy is misunderstood and unfairly maligned  Telegraph.co.uk

Izzy Brown has still not been paid a penny by Leeds United. Not because the Championship club have reneged on their agreement, but because Chelsea, ...


$1.3B award upheld against racecar driver over payday loans  NBCNews.com

A U.S. appeals court on Monday upheld a nearly $1.3 billion award against pro racecar driver Scott Tucker, who was sent to prison following a conviction for ...


Florida Attorney General sues Marlin Financial over loan practices  Tampa Bay Times

The Attorney General is asking for a $10000 penalty for every unfair and deceptive trade practices act, $15000 for instances that affected senior citizens.


Is Public Service Loan Forgiveness Going Away?  Forbes

Public *Service* Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) has been in the news a lot lately. By way of background, PSLF is a program that allows student loan borrowers to have ...


You'll Be Able to Get a Bigger VA Loan in 2019  Military.com

The amount the VA will guarantee your loan for just went up.


How to Get Your First Agricultural Loan?  Krishi Jagran

In today's world, it is unusual for a lender to provide a first loan to a person looking to buy a farm. More likely, a first loan might be used for livestock or equipment, ...


Uber co-founder downtown San Jose venture lands big loan  The Mercury News

A Silicon Valley real estate venture launched by the co-founder of Uber through the purchase of a historic downtown San Jose building has landed big-time ...


Fareway offers employees help paying off student loans  Des Moines Register

Fareway is offering full-time workers a new benefit that will assist them with studen loan repayment.


What Do You Need to Qualify for a Mortgage?  The Motley Fool

This complete guide will tell you everything you need to know about getting a home loan.


Payday loan tycoon’s record $1.3B FTC fine upheld by appeals court, with concerns  The Kansas City Star

An appellate opinion on Monday upheld a lower court's decision to grant the Federal Trade Commission a $1.27 billion fine against Kansas City payday loan ...


Leveraged Loans Take a Much-Needed Breather  Bloomberg

The $1.3 trillion U.S. leveraged-loan market has fallen on hard times after a remarkable year in which the floating-rate debt torched the rest of the fixed-income ...


The Top Tax Court Cases Of 2018: When Is A Loan Not A Loan?  Forbes

What. A. Year. When tax geeks arose from their slumber on January 1, 2018, we were greeted by a strange and unfamiliar world. Gone were personal ...


Student loan interest 'must be scrapped' | Business  The Times

Interest payments on student loans should be scrapped to slash graduate repayments and help Britain's controversial university funding system to survive, the ...


NBG Loan Regulations Have Decreased the Consumer Loan Portfolio  Georgia Today

The President of the Association of Banks of Georgia, Alexander Dzneladze, said in an interview with BM.ge over the weekend that the consumer lending ...


Weekly Review: Senior Loan CEFs - Eaton Vance Senior Income Trust Best Performing YTD Return On NAV  Seeking Alpha

Review of where senior loan closed-end funds and their benchmarks ended last week. Recap of news related to the group, if any. Comparison of the funds using ...


Grace Period for Student Loans Is Ending, and Bills Are Coming Due  The New York Times

Now, say advocates for borrowers, is the time to figure out what new graduates owe and to whom and whether they need to adjust the payment amounts.


What to Do Now That the Student Loan Grace Period Is Over  Lifehacker

College grads with public student loans typically get a six-month grace period after convocation before they have to start making payments. And that means for ...


This 34-year-old celebrated his birthday by paying off the last of his $117,000 in student loans—here's how he did it  CNBC

A New York-based financial reporter paid off the last of his almost $117000 student loans just before turning age 34, including $16000 in 2018 alone. Roughly ...


After questioning design, Farmingdale voters approve loan for new fire station  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

FARMINGDALE — Once again, residents gave their blessing to spending money for a new fire station in Farmingdale — but not before scrutinizing the station's ...


Outstanding student loan debt hits nearly $1.5 trillion: report  NOLA.com

Outstanding student loan debt increased by $37 billion, according to a report by Bloomberg.


OTO Capital raises Rs 5 crore; will focus on expanding car loan base  YourStory

OTO Capital, a loan company for people planning to purchase personal vehicles, raised Rs 5 crore ($700000) in a pre-series-A round led by Venture Catalysts.


Black Friday 2018: Should you get a personal loan for holiday shopping this year?  USA TODAY

Americans are forecast to spend more than $1000 during the holidays. Many people turn to personal loans to finance that spending.


Forgiving All Student Loans: A Bold Idea, or Welfare for the Well-Off?  The New York Times

Readers react to David Leonhardt's argument that it's an alluring but misguided idea. Some offer their own stories of debt hardships.


Student Loan Giant Navient Responds to Allegations of Abuse With a Bizarre Subpoena of a Former Federal Official  The Intercept

Navient, while fighting a lawsuit brought by the CFPB, subpoenaed a former CFPB official who is a persistent critic of the student loan industry.


Decatur police looking for title loan robbery suspect  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. - Police are looking for a man who robbed a title loan store at gunpoint last week. Decatur police say the man walked into Alabama Title Loan at ...


PACE financing loan troubles plagues another Pasco homeowner  WFLA

After battling countless leaks, Pat Wilkinson knew she needed a new roof and $13500 seemed like a fair price.


Yes, student loans really are making millennials go broke | TheHill  The Hill

Ten years after America's largest financial institutions upended the economic livelihood of millions of millennials entering the job market, a new report from the ...


Decoding The Great Real Estate Bubble - Loan Limits  Forbes

Mortgage loan limits are an important, but often forgotten, part of the story behind The Great Real Estate Bubble and current high home prices.


AC Milan rule out Zlatan Ibrahimovic loan from LA Galaxy in January  SkySports

AC Milan were in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic over a potential loan from LA Galaxy but the deal has since collapsed, the club's sporting director Leonardo has ...


A Student Loan Help Center, Created by Critics of Trump’s Enforcement Efforts  The New York Times

An ex-student loan watchdog who quit the Trump administration last summer is starting a nonprofit to help borrowers with other former officials.


Floyd Shivambu and the VBS home loan: 'A wild goose chase!'  TimesLIVE

Despite *fresh* denials by EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu about his alleged involvement in obtaining funds from the now defunct VBS Mutual Bank, social ...


Lenders target California seniors with costly clean-energy loans  The Mercury News

Elderly homeowners who have built a sizable nest egg over many years are being targeted by financial lenders to take energy-efficiency home improvement ...


Betsy DeVos: Student Loan Debt Is Now A 'Crisis'  Forbes

Outstanding student loan debt has now reached a record $1.5 trillion.


Mosier Gets $1.4 Million Grant, Loan From USDA To Find Back Up Water Source  OPB News

Mosier Mayor Arlene Burns refers to the city's water systems as “ancient historical infrastructure.” RELATED COVERAGE. Mosier Oil Train Derailment Costs ...


These were the top 10 outer borough loans in November  The Real Deal Magazine

The largest outer borough loan last month was once again in Long Island City. The top loan in November was for $275 million for Tishman Speyer's 28-10 ...


Is aggressive repayment of home loan worth it?  Moneycontrol.com

But the first thing to understand here is that repayment of home loan is non-negotiable and important but a faster prepayment of the loan is not the only thing in ...


What Is a Predatory Loan? | US  U.S News & World Report Money

Predatory loans have unfair, misleading or unaffordable terms that generally benefit the lender at the expense of the borrower. Predatory loans have the ...


America's Heavily Levered Companies Layer Loans Over Loans  Bloomberg

First the companies tapped the loan market. Not long after that, they came back for more.


Were Your TEACH Grants Converted To Loans While Teaching At A Qualifying School?  NPR

If you're one of the thousands of teachers who had grants converted to loans even though you were meeting the teaching requirements of the TEACH Grants ...


The Benefits Of Taking Out Loans For College  NPR

Counselors and parents are hesitant for students to take out loans for college. But a new study shows that borrowing money can actually be helpful to students in ...


Tanzania loses $300 million World Bank loan amid crackdown concerns  CNN

The World Bank has pulled a planned $300 million educational loan to Tanzania amid concerns about the country's policy of banning pregnant girls from going ...


Senator Capito introduces new student loan bill  WSAZ-TV

Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) is working with Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) on new legislation to help communities attract new workers and alleviate ...


Former small business chief: Big tech loans will change things 'completely' for mom-and-pop shops  CNBC

Near-instant loans from online giants like Amazon and PayPal are fundamentally changing the way small private shops do business, says former Small ...


Student Loan Servicer Steered Some Borrowers To Higher-Cost Plans, Government Says  NPR

One of the companies that handles federal student loans has been steering some borrowers toward repayment plans that cost them more money over time.


34000 People Have Applied For Student Loan Forgiveness. 26 Have Been Approved.  LEX18 Lexington KY News

Source: Michael Sonn. WASHINGTON (CNBC) – When Congress authorized a $350 million fund to help fix a popular but troubled student loan forgiveness ...


You were right to take out student loans, says author of 'I Will Teach You To Be Rich'  CNBC

Personal finance guru Ramit Sethi says that, in the long term, your student loans are worth the pain of having to pay them back: Educational "debt can be a great ...


CASHe targets Rs 2k cr worth loan disbursal via its digital platform by FY20  Business Standard

Read more about CASHe targets Rs 2k cr worth loan disbursal via its digital platform by FY'20 on Business Standard. Digital lending platform CASHe Monday ...


Newburgh Heights Passes Student Loan Incentive to Attract College Grads  Cleveland Scene

The Village of Newburgh Heights has passed legislation that will create a fund to assist new home buyers with student loans. College grads who move...


Pitfalls of external reference for loan rates  BusinessLine

RBI's move to link loans to external benchmarks could introduce new uncertainties for banks, going beyond 'floating rate'


The Answers Needed on Public Service Loan Forgiveness Denials  Center For American Progress

The hardest thing in higher education isn't getting into an elite college; it's getting approved for Public *Service* Loan Forgiveness (PSLF). So far, the U.S. ...


Council’s innovative housing loan fund  Cumbria Crack

Councillors have approved the launch of a £6 million loan fund which will help to build more affordable homes across South Lakeland. The loan facility will ...


Complete List of SBA Loan Requirements | US  U.S News & World Report Money

To qualify for an SBA loan, your for-profit business must operate in the U.S. and meet certain size requirements. Make sure you have a complete business plan ...


Manchester City Reportedly Complete Zack Steffen Transfer, Loan Expected  Bleacher Report

Zack Steffen's move from Columbus Crew to Manchester City is reportedly complete, with the goalkeeper passing his medical and signing a contract on ...


United Reaches Deal on Avianca Loan, Partnership  The Wall Street Journal

United has sealed a deal to partner with Avianca, one of the largest carriers in Latin America, with an unusual agreement to pay off debt owed to a hedge fund.


Young Everton defender Mason Holgate headed out on loan  Royal Blue Mersey

Holgate hasn't had too many opportunities to play this season.


Petroquímica Comodoro Rivadavia SA's $108 Million Loan  Global Legal Chronicle

Clifford Chance, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán, Hinckley, Allen & Snyder and ...


Betsy DeVos Sued For Failing To Implement Automatic Student Loan Forgiveness  NPR

A new lawsuit claims tens of thousands of borrowers are still waiting for the Department of Education to erase their debt — about $250 million — as it was ...