Cosidering a Student Loan?

Know what you're doing

Don't enter into a student loan blindfolded.   Too many students and their families sign up for a student loan for a university, community college, or technical school without having a full understanding of what the long-term consequences can be.

To learn a little more about the ins and outs of the student loan business, and how it could affect your future, here is a broadcast from the program 1A as heard on National Public Radio station WAMU.   Contributors are University of Michigan professor Susan Dynarski and financial educators Alvin Hall and Kara Perez.