For college-bound students, the easy money seems to be everywhere. The website for Discover's student loans says it can help: "Cover up to 100 percent of your college tuition, housing, books and more." An online ad by Wells Fargo states that "It's Quick, Easy and Free to Apply," the Associated Press reports. Over on the site of student lender Sallie Mae, the words "Low rates!" jump off the page. It's tempting marketing for cash-strapped students and families who may be scrambling to figure out a way to cover any remaining college costs as the fall semester approaches. But the student...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eCampus News Today email newsletter

About the Author:

eCampus News staff and wire reports