News Analysis

Debt Diary: How an engineer digs out of $100,000 in loans

Articles like these want us to believe that it is normal for people to struggle just to survive. This is not normal! We could have a VERY different system if debtors become a political force in their own right.

The Evil Rich Prey on People Struggling to Get By: What Else is New?

"A Way of Monetizing Poor People': How Private Equity Firms Make Money Offering Loans to Cash-Strapped Americans." Washington Post.

Banks Want to Take Even More of Your Money

Banks Look to Break Government's Hold on Student-Loan Market. Wall Street Journal