Category Archives: Student loans

Student debt: who is to blame?

Most young people aspire to a higher education. It is considered to be the ticket to a fulfilling and prosperous life. This was their dream since they were little. The schools religiously prepare them for this moment for years. The … Continue reading

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Student loan: any idea how long it will take you to repay it?

Most students will take a student loan in order to finance the increased tuition fees  of up to £9K per year (from 2012/13) for their studies. Any idea how long it will take you to repay your loan? It will all … Continue reading

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Before you apply: A university degree may affect your financial well-being

Tuition fees in most of the UK will increase from a max of £3,375 in 2011/12 up to £9,000 from 2012/13. Education is a human right. Higher education though needs to come with a warning: A university degree may significantly affect … Continue reading

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