Student Loan Interest Reductions and Tax Deductions

Student Loan Interest Reductions and Tax Deductions

Student loan interest increased dramatically on July 1, however President Obama signed the Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013, which will roll back student loan interest rates to the lower interest rates charged prior to July 1st. The recent signing of the Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 will help save millions of students (and parents) money, but how do you save money on student loan interest at tax time?

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College Grads and Gifts That Keep Giving [Infographic]

May and June are exciting months for college grads, parents, and relatives, as college graduates take that final walk across the stage and grab that much anticipated diploma. Parents and relatives are so excited this year, that they are expected to reward the Class of 2012 with $4.7 billion in gift cards, cash, electronics, apparel and other presents. Take a look at our graphical presentation of the college gift giving trends and student loan debt. Full story