With the help of exclusive anonymized data provided by Upsolve, LendEDU found that 32% of consumers that file for bankruptcy also carry student loan debt that is virtually impossible to successfully discharge. Within that group, student loan debt comprises 49% of their total debt on average.
But will they ever be able to achieve those goals? In a survey of 1,000 adult Americans to identify their most important financial goals, LendEDU found that nearly 10% of them don't believe they will ever accomplish their number one financial target.
Using a scientific device that tests for the amount of germs on a given surface, the team at LendEDU tested our debit & credit cards, cash, and coins to put some hard data behind just how dirty our money really is.
In a survey on the heels of the Facebook-crypto news, LendEDU found that while only 7% of adult Americans have ever invested in virtual currency, 18% would be interested in investing in a cryptocurrency created by the social media giant.
Using exclusive data provided by Truebill, LendEDU has listed out the companies that are the most likely cut a deal with a customer and which companies cut the most off the bill after some tough negotiating.
Analyzing financial aid data voluntarily-submitted by nearly 1,000 institutions that reflects both the 2007 and 2017 academic years, LendEDU was able to see how student loan debt has changed over a decade at both the school and state level.
LendEDU's newest millennial study also found that few millennials are investing outside of their retirement accounts, with only 35% of older millennials (33-38) playing the market. But, those that do still strongly prefer traditional advisors over robo-advisors.
In a survey of 1,000 millennials, LendEDU found that many members of this generation carry all types of debt, a lot of it, and it was across all income levels.
A survey of over 7,000 college students uncovered concerning data regarding how colleges prepare students for the "real world."
Surveying 1,000 Millennials split evenly between three income brackets, LendEDU gauged how this generation perceives wealth.