Tag: Education

Student loan servicer Navient illegally deceived borrowers, judge finds

Student loan servicer Navient NAVI, +2.06% illegally deceived borrowers, parents, grandparents and others who put their credit on the line when they co-signed their relatives’...

‘It feels predatory’: 6 million people are not eligible for a COVID-19 pause on student-debt payments — even if they work in public service

When the federal government declared the coronavirus pandemic a national emergency in March, Christopher Granado continued sending $730 each month to pay his federal student-loan...

DeVos appointee who oversaw America’s student-loan portfolio resigns as Biden education secretary pledges to ease student-debt burden

Mark Brown, the head of the office overseeing the government’s student-loan portfolio, resigned Friday, following calls on the Biden administration to remove Brown, who was...

How to Get Into the Business of Teaching Business Online

March 3, 2021 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Educating an effective workforce is nothing new. Covid-19, however, gives it...

I married the ‘life of the party’ who was a regular at Royal Ascot. But all he does is take his financial troubles out on me

I don’t know where to start. So I will start at the beginning. I met a man at a friend’s wedding a few years ago....

Pros, Cons, and What You Need to Know

Just a few weeks into COVID-related distance learning, Lauren Pelissier’s 11-year-old son, Jack, started really struggling. “Being on a screen with 20 to 30 kids...

Want To Learn How To Code for Free? Discover 12 Low-Cost and Free Courses

March 8, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There was a time when knowing how to program was for...

Financial services, retail, telecom show high discrepancy in background verification: Report

The financial services, retail and telecom sectors displayed the high discrepancy percentage in background verification in the quarter ending December 2020, finds a survey. The...

A new wave of fearless retail investors could be ready to pour $170 billion into stocks, says Deutsche Bank

Driving the stock market from pandemic lows, a new crop of younger, aggressive retail investors are poised to place more bets on equities, including any...

‘They can’t coerce the states into doing anything:’ Biden does NOT have the power to enforce in-person learning at K-8 schools — here’s why

Over the past few weeks the question of whether the Biden administration will achieve a campaign promise to reopen the majority of schools in its...

State attorneys general call on Biden to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt to provide ‘immediate relief to millions’

A multistate coalition of Democratic attorneys general is calling on President Joe Biden to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt per borrower.  The letter...

My wife has homeschooled our son and our best friends’ son since September due to COVID-19. Is it too late to bring up money?

My wife and I have a 7-year-old son who would normally be attending the public-school system this year. However, for a variety of reasons mostly...

Misplaced celebrations: How edtech changed education from necessity to privilege

2020 saw one of the biggest crises in education due to the pandemic that triggered a record inflow of over $2 billion in edtech space....

My wealthy fiancée wants me to accept standard-of-living costs should we divorce. I’m a proud veteran and won’t accept more than $50,000. Who’s right?

Dear Quentin, I am planning on marrying someone who has a substantial amount of money. I do not have much. I own my home, have...

‘I feel like she has joined some abusive cult’: My wife makes $25,000 and only gets 1.5% annual pay raises. What can I do?

My wife and I have been married for 18 years and met at work in 2000. She is college educated and has worked her entire...

Elizabeth Warren calls for new leadership to oversee student loans — and calls Betsy DeVos era a ‘disaster’

When Congress ordered the Department of Education to stop garnishing the wages of borrowers who defaulted on their student loans as part of the CARES...

President Biden removes key figure at National Labor Relations Board — union leaders rejoiced

Amid a flurry of first-day orders and actions, President Joe Biden’s administration showed the door to a top-ranking lawyer at a labor agency meant to...

How to Lead Kids Down a Path to Entrepreneurship in 2021

When it comes to the next generation and private sector problem solving? Teach your children well. Entrepreneur’s New Year’s Guide Let the business resources in...

My coworker owns 10 homes, 9 of which are rented. How did he get a stimulus check while I didn’t?

Dear Moneyist, I have a question about the stimulus checks. I happened to have inherited my mother’s house, so if I don’t qualify, that’s fine....

A Safer Return for In-Person Education and Childcare

A look at the super-sanitized steps, already in play, when it comes to ensuring the kids are alright. Entrepreneur’s New Year’s Guide Let the business...

The curious case of investment in education

There are numerous benefits of investment in education. It can reduce poverty, enhance equality, improve health, reduce crime, and promote rights, to name a few....

delhi unemployment: Delhi’s unemployment rate 16.25 pc, nearly 10 pc children out of school: Govt survey

NEW DELHI: The national capital has an unemployment rate of over 16 per cent and nearly 10 per cent children in the age group of...

I asked my fiancée, 30, to sign a prenup due to her spending. She refused. Would it be wrong to secretly put my assets in a trust?

Dear Moneyist, I’m a 28-year-old male marrying a 30-year-old woman. I have racked up about $100,000 in student-loan debt by earning two graduate degrees; luckily...

How Modern Technology Is Reshaping the E-Learning Industry

January 6, 2021 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The past decade has seen tremendous technological innovations, which have disrupted...

10 Biden tax plans that will sail through a Democratic-controlled Senate — and how to prepare for them

With the New Year here and a Democratic-controlled Senate looking increasingly likely after the runoff Senate elections in Georgia, President-elect Joe Biden’s tax plans are...