Student Loan News – July 26, 2013

Here are the best articles from around the web this week talking about student loans… For the week ending Friday July 26, 2013 Student Loan News: 1. Senate passes student loan deal:  The Senate passed legislation Wednesday that would make it less expensive for college students to borrow money to pay for classes, housing and books. But interest rates could soon start climbing. The proposal, that passed by 81 votes to 18, would link interest rates on federal student loans to the financial markets. That means student loans for the next few years would have lower interest rates. Higher rates would come in later years if the economy improves as expected. […]