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July 8, 2019
Aspiring college students know 'shockingly' little about financial aid
High school students know very little about how financial aid works, according to a new analysis.
July 8, 2019 - 10:23am
November 20, 2018
5 tips for holiday saving from bankers who’ve been there
FARGO — If anybody has license to be stressed going into the holidays, it’s Kristin Pahl and Kari Bloomquist. Pahl and her husband just closed...
November 20, 2018 - 2:31pm
November 2, 2018
New study: Almost half of borrowers will default on student loans in coming years
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- If you feel like you may never pay off your student loans, you’re not alone -- over 1 million people default on their student...
November 2, 2018 - 4:05pm
June 17, 2018
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
ST. PAUL—Texas transplants Ashlea and Nick Garrison attended a Twin Cities homebuying class on a Saturday in early May. The couple met...
June 17, 2018 - 6:45am
June 14, 2018
Trump administration undermined student debt relief unit while claims mounted, watchdog finds
As thousands of applications for student debt forgiveness poured into the U.S. Education Department, the Trump administration cut the staff working on the claims and ordered a halt to an overhaul of the system, according to the agency's inspector general. The result: Claims lingered...
June 14, 2018 - 7:50am
September 6, 2017
Siding with Democrats, President Trump agrees to 3-month debt-limit rise
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, siding with Democrats over his fellow Republicans, said he agreed on Wednesday, Sept. 6, with lawmakers...
September 6, 2017 - 1:33pm
December 27, 2016
6 saving and money-making ideas to help you bounce back from the holidays
FARGO — When the holidays finally come to an end, many are left with new treasures, full bellies and, unfortunately, debt that reflects...
December 27, 2016 - 10:17am
June 29, 2015
College debt a problem for young farmers
A survey of 700 young farmers nationwide finds unpaid student loans are a major obstacle for them. The survey was conducted by the Hudson, N.Y.-based National Young Farmers Coalition, which works to help young farmers get started and succeed. The organization is a major booster of...
June 29, 2015 - 8:30am
March 10, 2015
Report: Student debt increases $31 million nationally
Student loan debt is still a problem, but Janelle Kilgore is doing her best to counter national trends. The director of Student Financial Aid...
March 10, 2015 - 9:27am
January 30, 2015
STUDENT LOANS: Lessening the Student Loan Load
On April 26, 2013, North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed into a law a bill requiring the Bank of North Dakota to administer a student loan...
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 8, 2014
Regional ag lender survey shows farm debt rising
FARGO, N.D. -- It might not be a return to the 1980s credit crisis, but another ag lender survey shows a yellow light for "slow" in the region's...
December 8, 2014 - 9:41am
July 10, 2014
Oil shale boom confounds forecasts as US set to pass Russia, Saudi Arabia
NEW YORK - Four years into the shale revolution, the U.S. is on track to pass Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world's largest producer of crude...
July 10, 2014 - 8:16am
July 8, 2014
United Airlines to outsource more than 630 jobs at US airports
United Airlines said on Monday it plans to outsource more than 630 jobs at 12 U.S. airports in a cost-saving move. Affected positions include ticket and gate agents and baggage handlers at U.S. airports, including Salt Lake City; Charlotte, N.C.; Pensacola, Fla.; Detroit and Des...
July 8, 2014 - 9:32am
June 30, 2014
Report: Average monthly student loan payments remained stable over years
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Average student debt in North Dakota may not soar above the national average, but it's still a very real challenge for graduates. "If we want to have a knowledge-based economy, which we must have to be successful, we need to continue to have access to college...
June 30, 2014 - 10:48am
June 17, 2014
Games part of curriculum at Rasmussen College
FARGO, N.D. - A local college is using online games to help students graduate more quickly and with less debt. Rasmussen College's new Flex Choice program launches in July for students pursuing an associate degree in business management. The program lets students replace some faculty-led...
June 17, 2014 - 8:15am