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A Market-Driven Solution to the Student-Loan Debt Spiral

Black Hills Pioneer 02 Dec 2021
“No one spends the money of others very carefully” is a truth as old as humanity (or money) is, and the trillions worth of federal student loan debt vivify this truth ... Call it “money printing,” college-degree edition ... Monstrous student debt run up for degrees that mean less, and that mean less for reasons beyond the courses taught.

Panel discusses education funding

Rutland Herald 02 Dec 2021
The Coalition for Vermont Student Equity hosted the panel that featured school ... And while there’s state reimbursement and some of that money comes back, ultimately we have a student body that is, taken all together, simply more expensive to educate than other districts,” he said.

Michigan suspended school security funding, expanded after Parkland, during pandemic

Cheyboygan Daily Tribune 02 Dec 2021
Dougovito said schools can use the money for security systems, signage, cameras, intercom systems and other improvements that could bolster safety ... Schools have more cash this year through federal relief funding, meant to help students recover, and they can use that money to hire counselors or improve behavioral health programs.

Friday market brings together shoppers from all walks of life

The Jordan Times 02 Dec 2021
However, the pandemic left many Jordanians with less money or even out of work, so more people have resorted to thrift shopping and the Friday market, which sells more affordable items, he said ... “I save the money for more important things such as cars and apartment rent — it helps, I believe.

Millions lost from COVID-19 puts UM back in deficit

Montana Kaimin 02 Dec 2021
Eve said the $25.5 million is just the lost revenue accounted for from student fees and tuition, athletics and parking ... Eve said the rising costs include an increase in some salaries because of collective bargaining agreements, an increase in benefits and more money being allocated to waivers and scholarships for students.

Is Now Really the Time to Start Investing in the Stock Market?

Montana Standard 02 Dec 2021
This isn't true for low-interest debt, such as a mortgage and student loans, as the ROI you can earn in the market is often higher than the interest rate on these types of debt.Whether you'll need the money you're investing within the next five years.

Legislators receive updates, honor Thurmond Jr., Bradham

The Post and Courier 02 Dec 2021
"There will be a town-hall meeting to discuss some of the parameters that we have in using the ESSER money," said Dr ... The money to fund part of the rebuild of WSHS comes from ESSER III, a pot of funds to help schools combat COVID-19 by fixing air filtration systems, providing PPE and technology to students.

Will a sixth attempt to overhaul Monument High work? We'll find out in March

The Berkshire Eagle 02 Dec 2021
It's systems are far past their service life and the building is shortchanging students, say officials ... In the application for funding, school officials list off problems in the physical plant that require constant upkeep and money ... The town bears most of the school budget since it sends the most students to the schools.

WATCH NOW: Students use coding to diagram water cycle, Legos to build catapults

News & Record 02 Dec 2021
Coding will be part of normal classes for students in grades K-8 ... The district bought the coding feature for roughly $4 per student, using money from state textbook funds, Freeman said ... Guilford County Schools bought the Lego kits, at a cost of about $23 per student, using federal COVID-19 pandemic recovery money.

Mumkinkar to provide scholarship for 30 male, female students of IUB

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2021
2 million for 30 male and female students ... and female students ... Dr Asif Naveed Ranjha, Director of Fundraising, said that under this agreement, apart from providing scholarships to the students, money would also be provided for the payment of hostel fees.

'Money mules' hit by international police crackdown

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2021
"The organised crime groups do this by preying on groups such as students, immigrants, and those in economic distress, offering easy money through legitimate-looking job adverts and social media posts," Europol said ... Police used that information to start more than 2,500 investigations and identify 324 money mule recruiters.

Editorial: UC dumped college entrance exams. Big mistake

Finger Lakes Times 02 Dec 2021
Though they can be helpful predictors of whether students will succeed in college, they shut out too many bright and otherwise qualified candidates because those who can spend the money for private tutoring will almost always have the edge in getting higher scores ... If a student ...

Wyoming fundraising to erase school lunch debt in state

The Associated Press 02 Dec 2021
The effort raised almost $99,500 to forgive unpaid school lunch money owed by 3,224 schoolchildren in Wyoming, Gordon’s office announced Wednesday ... Department of Agriculture, which runs the National School Lunch Program, has been covering school lunch costs for all students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

‘I was missing £2,000 after Revolut’s shut down’

The Daily Telegraph 02 Dec 2021
A system failure in the e-money app Revolut has left a customer £2,000 out of pocket with two banks unable to locate where the money had gone. Dorota Kowalska, a 38-year-old data analytics professional, was trying to donate money to a school in South Africa, where she volunteers ... “I raised money for the students there,” she said.

Editorial | UC made unwise decision to scrap college admission tests

Santa Cruz Sentinel 02 Dec 2021
many students who should be given a chance to attend UC are shut out because their families don’t have the money to pay for the kind of assistance, including private tutoring, that gives the edge to applicants from families who can afford the outside help ... Make the tests free to students, but use them as one part of the admissions process.