Klobuchar Pushing For Solutions To Student Debt CrisisKlobuchar hosted a forum in Washington Wednesday. It included Southwest Minnesota State University student Chelsey Jo Herrig, who worked all through college, but still faces $45,000 in loans when she graduates in December.
Program Would Cut Interest Rates For College GradsThe state's Office of Higher Education has announced a new refinancing program to cut interest rates for Minnesotans who face large debt from student loans. Hundreds of thousands of Minnesota residents could be eligible.
New State Program Offers Refinancing Of Student LoansWith an average balance of $31,000, Minnesota ranks 5th highest in the country for student loan debt. The initiative, called SELF Refi, will allow people to refinance their debt at a lower rate.
U.S. Bancorp CEO Warns Of Possible LayoffsThe head of Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp warns that he might have to lay off some of his employees if interest rates don't start climbing later this year. Chairman and CEO Richard Davis made that comment at a conference this week.
Protesters Rally Against Payday Lenders In Mpls.A number of community leaders came together Tuesday to speak out against what they call predatory loans that target the poor. The group held a protest outside a Payday America in Minneapolis, where they accused payday lenders of charging unreasonably-high interest rates and fees for emergency loans.
12-17-13 Jordan Goodman On The Morning News With Dave LeeWill Wall Street's winning streak continue in the new year? Click the link to listen to the podcast!
CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger On Fed Reserve MeetingsJill Schlesinger, CBS News Business analyst and host of WCCO Radio's Jill on Money program
Lawmakers Trying To Halt The Rise Of Student Loan Rates Pressure is building for thousands of college students who could soon be paying more for school loans -- a lot more, if Congress doesn't act soon.
Jordan Goodman Has Money Answers On Morning NewsPersonal finance expert Jordan Goodman joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Tuesday.
CBS Business Reporter Rebecca Jarvis On WCCO Morning NewsRebecca Jarvis joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News to talk about the Fed Reserve plan for interest rates, and the new Apple IPhone 5.
CBS Moneywatch Editor On Wall Street WeekCBS Moneywatch editor at large Jill Schlesinger joined Dave Lee to preview the week ahead on Wall Street