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Report: Florida ranks low for student debt

A recent WalletHub study showed in addition to Florida being a great place to start a business and for military retirees, it also has one of the lowest student debt amounts. The study breaks down the 50 states and Washington, D.C. on a dozen metrics in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Birmingham ranks in top 10 metros where people owe most in student loan debt

Birmingham has landed in the top 10 metros in the U.S. where people owe the most in student loan debt. That’s according to a recent report by StudentLoanHero.com that studied the median student loan balances in America’s 100 largest metros. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2019

See where ABQ ranks among cities with least student debt

Albuquerque has the 10th lowest student debt in the country, according to a LendingTree report. Washington, D.C was first among metros with high median student loan balances, where nearly 10 percent of loan holders owe more than $100,000. The cost.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

These Florida universities are the best in 2020, according to U.S. News & World Report

Several Central Florida schools earned a spot on U.S. News & World World Report's 2020 Best Colleges list. Both the University of Central Florida and Florida Institute of Technology were among the local schools to make the annual list, which ranks the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 9th, 2019

Here"s how Florida ranks among best states for teachers in 2019

While teachers are tasked with the critical responsibility to educate the next generation, a new report shows that starting salaries for K–12 educators fall below the average salaries for all other occupations nationwide. The report from Busine.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2019

Report: Here"s how much is spent on health care in Florida

A new report from TheSeniorList shows that Florida ranks No. 22 in the United States for the most money spent on health care annually. The average person in Florida with private health insurance spends an average of $5,616 per year on health care, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2019

Report shows NC student debt has skyrocketed in last decade

In just the last ten years in North Carolina, student loan debt has more than tripled — putting at risk not only student's post-graduation success, but the rigor of the state's economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2019

How Alabama colleges stack up in LendEdu student debt report

LendEDU has published its fourth annual Student Loan Debt by School by State Report, and here’s how universities in Alabama stack up. The study found the average debt per borrower in the state totaled $29,564 in 2018 with 50% of students graduatin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

12 years after starting college, white men have paid off 44% of their student loans, but black women owe 12% more

A new report highlights the varying ways borrowers experience student debt.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2019

How student debt fuels inequality in one of the country’s most expensive places to live

The ‘student debt burden is especially concerning in the Bay Area’ researchers from the San Francisco Fed say in a new report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2019

5 clichés about millennials that may be wrong — starting with their student-loan debt

A new report explodes some of the commonly held assumptions about this generation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 12th, 2019

Florida led the way last year in scams, FTC reports

The Sunshine State ranks No. 1 in the nation when it comes to scams, according to a recent report by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission that shows 1.4 million Floridians lost more than $84 million to fraudulent activity last year. The report, whic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2019

The net worth of college graduates with student debt is truly depressing

A new report offers more evidence that 20-somethings are worse off financially than their parents.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2018

How Miami ranks on U.S. News" "Best Places to Live"

Miami and several other Florida cities dropped in rankings on the 2018 "Best Places to Live" list released today by U.S. News & World Report today. A lack of affordable housing playing a major role in the lower rankings. U.S. News ranked 125 of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2018

How Orlando ranks on U.S. News" "Best Places to Live"

Orlando and several other Florida cities dropped in rankings on the 2018 "Best Places to Live" list released today by U.S. News & World Report today. A lack of affordable housing playing a major role in the lower rankings. U.S. News ranked 125 of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2018

Indian students among the dominant group at London universities: Report

London was today ranked as the top city for students in the world, with Indian students making up the fourth-largest category. The top student cities in the latest edition of 'QS Best Student Cities Rankings' ranks Tokyo, Me.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 9th, 2018

St. Louis among cities with most student debt

St. Louis ranks among the top 25 cities with the most student debt, according to a new study from LendingTree, an online loan marketplace. The metro area’s residents have a median balance of $19,229 in student loan debt ranking the city No. 22, th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2018

Denver among cities with the most student debt

Denver ranks among the top cities with the most student debt, according to a new study from LendingTree, an online loan marketplace. The metro area’s residents have a median balance of $20,180 in student loan debt, ranking the city No. 12, the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Black Women Graduate With Most U.S. Student Loan Debt, Study Says

A 2018 report on college debt found women comprise nearly two-thirds of the staggering $1.4 trillion of total debt......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

Ohio among worst states for student debt

Ohio is among the worst states for student loan debt, according to a new report. The Buckeye State is No. 5 on financial planning website WalletHub’s list of worst states for college debt. The ranking was created by comparing all 50 states and the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

Student debt jumps at NC State, UNC, other NC schools

North Carolina’s average student debt is on the rise, according to LendEDU’s annual Student Loan Debt report. For the class of 2017, the average debt per borrower in North Carolina was $26,164, up 3.52 percent from the year prior, according to Len.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018