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Student debt endangers the American Dream

Student debt endangers the American Dream

Paul Buehler’s $60,000 in debt weighs heavy on him. As a Ph.D. candidate in history at the University of Arizona the 31-year-old has spent the last eight years relying on student loans. His debt will become due when he finishes in December....

 

Consumers Feel the Pinch as Economists Breath Sigh of Relief

Consumers are feeling the pinch as the rising cost of energy helped push up consumer prices in the United States last month, according to government statistics released on Thursday; easing the fears of many economists of a possible decline in...