LendEDU’s Safest College Campuses in the United States

Updated September 9th, 2016College campuses are places of beauty, inspiration, diversity, sport, and home to thousands of students year each. However, over the last few years media has scrutinized the safety of some of our nation’s college campuses. Safety is always of critical importance, whether you are a just entering campus, just leaving campus, or […]

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LendEDU’s Venmo Transaction Study: Pizza, Drinks, & Fantasy Football…and Sometimes Strippers

LendEDU's Venmo Transaction Study: Pizza, Drinks, Fantasy Football...and Sometimes Strippers I'll pay for the pizza. Just venmo me!Venmo, the popular mobile payment application in the United States, is surging in usage. The application processed a whopping $4 billion in person-to-person payments in the second quarter of 2016, up by 141% year over year.At LendEDU, our

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What Do Millennials Know About Hillary Clinton? We Surveyed 500 to Find Out.

The 2016 Presidential Election is in full swing, and the first debate is only a few weeks away.Over the next three months, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will be attempting to sway young adults to their respective sides. Now that Millennials (18-34 year olds) have surpassed Baby Boomers (51-69 year olds) as the nation's […]

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What do Millennials know about Donald Trump? We surveyed 550 Millennials to find out.

The 2016 Presidential election is starting to heat up. Presumptive candidates on both sides of the aisle are prepping for this month’s convention.Over the next few months, both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will be vying for Millennial support. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Millennials, whom we define as those ages 18-34 in 2015, […]

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Poll: College Students Know Nothing About the Fourth of July

Hot dogs, fireworks, domestic beer, and...France?According to our new study, we found that a sizable percentage of college students don’t really know what all the Fourth of July partying is all about. In fact, 37.9% of college students think that the Declaration of Independence freed African Americans from slavery. Ahead of the Holiday weekend we […]

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LendEDU’s College Risk-Reward Indicator (CRRI) 2016

College is expensive. Really expensive..So expensive, that College Board reported that the average student at an in-state public school should expect to pay about $19,548 this year. And, the average student at a private nonprofit should expect to spend about $43,921 this year.Keeping up with the rapidly rising costs of higher education isn’t easy. Savings, […]

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