For the last 30 years, tuition has been increasing at four times the rate of inflation, according to the Consumer Price Index. As a student looking to avoid loan debt, which policies should you be concerned with during the current presidential race? eCollegeFinder.org, a site that matches students with online colleges, recently published a whitepaper that outlines each candidate’s policies on education – all of the issues you should take into account while voting in order to safeguard your wallet against the rising cost of college.
The paper, Presidential Policies: Higher Education, touches upon the future of student loans, financial aid, and college choice. Click here to read the whitepaper and learn about Barack Obama and Mitt Romney’s educational platforms.