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College student starts petition against Sallie Mae

By Tom Stillwagon |Staff Writer| A growing online petition has student loan giant Sallie Mae re-examining the $50 forbearance fee it charges private borrowers. On Tuesday, Feb. 7 college student…

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Debt ceiling rises on Capitol Hill

By Eric Brown |Managing Editor| After arduous debate in both houses of Congress, the Senate gave final approval to legislation to raise the nation’s debt by $2.4 trillion in conjunction…