Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Student Loans and Microbanks

Turning Around the Idea of Student Loans By STEVE FRIESS, NYTimes
In raising money and investing it with a nonprofit lending institution, the Meadows School in Las Vegas is by all accounts one of the first high schools to operate a microbank.

College May Become Unaffordable for Most in U.S. By TAMAR LEWIN, NYTimes
Tuition and fees increased 439 percent from 1982 to 2007, while median family income rose 147 percent.

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