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The Dark Side Of Student Loans: NPR Radio Program

Posted in Higher Education, Media Appearances, Student Debt, Student Loans with tags , , , , , , , on March 16, 2009 by debtprisoner

But look at the dark side of those loans, and it’s a scary picture out there. Skyrocketing college costs have pushed new graduates deeper into debt than ever. And the debt itself is often structured as the most unforgiving loans you’ll ever find.

My guest today, Alan Michael Collinge, says it’s a scam just shy of loan-sharking — and that colleges are in on the game.

LISTEN TO THE FULL RADIO INTERVIEW HERE (at On Point with Tom Ashbrook website)