Lawmakers need to take an Economics 101 class before recommending nonsensical amendments

Pursuit of a balanced budget amendment is based on a fundamental misunderstanding of the way government spending works


Millions violently protest overbearing student loan debt in ‘Killenials’

Novelist Marty Beckerman calls attention to impending doom of society if college graduates continue to be neglected financially


Student loans are not meant for cryptocurrency investments

Recent studies suggest more students are investing in cryptocurrency with loan funds, a dangerous and unstable cycle


Point Counterpoint: Lasting solutions and student liberty, why conservative student debt measures make most sense

Conservative strategies to reduce student debt must be embraced, as past strategies have only accentuated problem


Point Counterpoint: Halt the trend of default, why student loan regulations must change

Democrats have introduced good sense measures for addressing student debt crisis, it's time our state embraced them

UW-Madison Campus

Students should worry about debt crisis, speaker says

Boccia said if students care about financial security, economic success then they should care about national debt


New York stands as beacon of hope for debt-ridden college students nationwide

Low-cost or even free college would greatly increase accessibility of higher education for students of lower socio-economic status

State of Wisconsin

State lawmaker renews support for amending Constitution

Sen. Chris Kapenga circulated resolution to join 28 states in push to hold convention

State of Wisconsin

Website looks to encourage student financial literacy

Lawmaker said website is not enough to address student loan debt

UW-Madison Campus

New financial aid director hopes to make paying for college easier

UW will carry out more outreach toward students seeking aid