The state college system announced the next step towards free community college for students in the state.
The Connecticut Board of Regents took the next step in making community college free for full-time students Thursday by approving the “Pledge to Advance Connecticut,” or PACT plan. Students must be Connecticut high school graduates and full-time students attending college for the first time. They must also fill out a FAFSA and accept all federal grants. The program is...
Student loan debt is a financial roadblock for millions of Americans. It keeps them from buying homes, starting a family and even seeking medical care. “I think about having a house every day,” said Sarah Belton, of Manchester. Belton is slowly chipping away at the $80,000 she borrowed for her education. Her payments were around $600 a month until she…
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