Reports

26
Mar
Study: Students Lose Confidence in Career Outlooks as They Progress Through College

A survey of over 7,000 college students uncovered concerning data regarding how colleges prepare students for the "real world."

Posted in: Personal Finance, Reports,
19
Mar
How Do Millennial Outlooks on Personal Finance Vary By Income Level?

Surveying 1,000 Millennials split evenly between three income brackets, LendEDU gauged how this generation perceives wealth.

Posted in: Personal Finance, Reports,
12
Mar
Who is Paying For College? It Might Depend On Race or Institution

With over 13,000 answers from current college students, LendEDU analyzed how much responsibility students bear in paying for college and broke the data down by race, gender, school, region, and major.

Posted in: Financial Aid, Personal Finance, Reports, Student Loans,
26
Feb
On Average, Raising a Child Costs $13,186 in First Year

In a survey of 1,000 parents, LendEDU put some data behind the financial commitment that comes with raising a newborn baby.

Posted in: Personal Finance, Reports,
19
Feb
Top Colleges & Universities For Federal Work-Study Financial Aid

According to the most recent data compiled by LendEDU, the average cost for attending a four-year not-for-profit college or university in the United States is $25,290 for public institutions and $50,900 for private. Federal and private student loans, grants, scholarships, and savings are the most commonly utilized resources to help mitigate the ever-increasing cost of [&he

Posted in: Financial Aid, Reports, Studies,
12
Feb
Expectations vs. Reality: Early Career Salaries

According to new data analyzed by LendEDU, college students expect to make $60,000 out of college, but $48,400 is the reality.

Posted in: Personal Finance, Reports,
05
Feb
LendEDU’s Fourth Annual College Risk-Reward Indicator (CRRI) | 2019 Edition

For the fourth consecutive year, LendEDU has analyzed nearly 1,000 colleges and universities to tell you which institutions give you the most bang for your buck, otherwise known as the college risk-reward indicator.

Posted in: Reports, Student Loans,
29
Jan
The Impact of Legal Sports Betting: 60% of Now-Legal Bettors Had Never Wagered Before

Just a little over six months ago, sports betting in the United States was legal in one place only, Nevada, and it had been like that since 1949.  A lot can happen in half of a year, though, and as it stands today, sports wagering is legal in one form or another in eight states […]

Posted in: Reports,
22
Jan
Virtual Currency Complaints Continue to Grow in CFPB’s Complaint Database

Since 2016, consumer complaints regarding virtual currency have increased by nearly 17,000%. LendEDU has analyzed these complaints to see what has changed over the past few years.

Posted in: Investing, Reports,
15
Jan
Study: Those ATMs You’ve Been Using Are Dirtier Than You Think

Just how dirty are the ATMs that we so often use? LendEDU took to New York City to test the cleanliness of ATMs throughout the Big Apple.

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