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Trump vows to 'fix' student loan debt

The Trump administration is floating several policy proposals to address student loan debt, as college affordability becomes a popular topic for Democrats on the 2020 campaign trail.

Federal government about to hit its credit limit

On Saturday, the federal borrowing limit set by Congress kicks back in, freezing US debt at its current level -- a shade over $22 trillion, a record high -- and there's no clear plan in sight for lawmakers to extend new borrowing power.

How much should you pay for college?

Students entering college this year could pay more than $190,000 for a bachelor's degree. Meanwhile, others will pay next to nothing.

Got student loans? Avoid this tax mistake

If you've been paying off student loans, don't make the mistake of filing your taxes without getting a deduction on the interest you've paid on your loans.