The latest news on student loans
Average student loan debt is approaching $30,000, but may be much higher in some regions.
The federal agency now has the authority to oversee companies with more than 1 million accounts.
A U.S. News analysis sees how well colleges are serving students with subsidized Stafford loans.
Three experts discuss what not to do when repaying student loans.
Up-to-date contact information can help smooth the transition between loan servicers.
Borrowers cannot receive Direct Plus Loans within five years of a completed bankruptcy filing.
Student debt is not unique to the United States, but financial aid systems vary around the world.
Loan forgiveness and interest-rate caps can ease the student debt burden for members of the military.
A Department of Education report states 66 percent of 2007-2008 graduates took out student loans.
The new federal regulations may encourage vocational programs to graduate students with less debt.