Tag: university

‘There are inherent disparities in the system’: Former NBA players say new NCAA rules will make college more equitable for athletes

The Value Gap is a MarketWatch Q&A series with business leaders, academics, policymakers and activists on reducing racial and social inequalities. Thanks to various state laws, a recent Supreme Court decision and subsequent rule changes by the National Collegiate Athletic Association, college athletes can now profit from their names, images and likenesses, or NIL. That rule […]

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Student-loan companies misled borrowers about whether they were eligible for loan forgiveness, watchdog says

Student-loan companies gave public servants inaccurate information about Public Service Loan Forgiveness, delaying or preventing them from having their student loans forgiven. The watchdog agency found that student-loan servicers, the companies the government contracted to manage the repayment process, left public servants with the impression their loans didn’t qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness, even […]

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