For new college graduates, November is a month many dread because it’s the time spring grads are due to begin paying back their student loans.
A federal judge in Oakland sentenced a man to 37 months in prison Friday for defrauding the government out of more than $500,000 in student loans.
Despite rising tuition and growing student loan debt, college is still a good investment.
The clock is ticking for students who have taken out subsidized federal loans for college as an interest rate reduction is set to expire.
San Francisco-based bank Wells Fargo is now offering fixed-rate student loans, which is a departure from the industry practice.