• A CEO who paid off $100,000 in his own student loans used to think they were predatory - but after 6 years helping people pay theirs, he's changed his mind

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Student Loan Hero, a personal-finance site, was acquired last week by LendingTree for $60 million.
    In the years since launching his business, CEO Andy Josuweit has changed his view on the student-loan industry, and realized that not everyone can pay off their loans at the same pace.
    Millions of college students depend on student loans to attain a higher education, leading Josuweit to call them "a net positive on our society."
    When Andy Josuweit founded the personal-finance site Student Loan Hero in 2012, he was struggling to pay off more than $100,000 in student-loan debt.
    In the early...
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  • The Warhol Foundation puts $3.6 million toward art for social good

    The Warhol Foundation puts $3.6 million toward art for social good

    2 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    The arts organization is putting money toward projects that explore climate change and racial inequities.
    For the last 30 years, the goal of The Warhol Foundation's grants for advancing visual arts has been to “explore new territory, take creative risks, and engage with issues relevant to our contemporary moment”. But with the world heating up, and the country shifting toward nationalistic, isolationist, and discriminatory agendas today's creatives are becoming particularly proactive. “This work is inspiring at a time when many groups in this country feel threatened-women, people of color...
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  • A CEO who paid off $100,000 in his own student loans used to think they were predatory - but after 6 years helping people pay theirs, he's changed his mind

    A CEO who paid off $100,000 in his own student loans used to think they were predatory - but after 6 years helping people pay theirs, he's changed his mind

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Student Loan Hero, a personal-finance site, was acquired last week by LendingTree for $60 million.
    In the years since launching his business, CEO Andy Josuweit has changed his view on the student-loan industry, and realized that not everyone can pay off their loans at the same pace.
    Millions of college students depend on student loans to attain a higher education, leading Josuweit to call them "a net positive on our society."
    When Andy Josuweit founded the personal-finance site Student Loan Hero in 2012, he was struggling to pay off more than $100,000 in student-loan debt.
    In the early...
    Read more ...