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#Student Loans

# student-loans - All time

'I couldn’t imagine being able to afford loans of €20,000 for my degree'
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# Debt

'I couldn’t imagine being able to afford loans of €20,000 for my degree'

Jul 15th 2017, 6:15 AM 13,350 Views 42 Comments

Students in the UK are graduating with loans of £57,000, Labour says the same can’t happen here.

60% of parents going into debt so their child can go to college
# Student Finance
# Student Finance

60% of parents going into debt so their child can go to college

Aug 18th 2016, 10:51 AM 13,494 Views 60 Comments

A study by the Irish League of Credit Unions shows that 87% of parents spend an average of €447 a month to cover the cost of going to college.

The future of third-level education could mean no fees
# All The Options
# All The Options

The future of third-level education could mean no fees

Jul 11th 2016, 4:44 PM 15,851 Views 56 Comments

Alternatively, it might mean student loans. A new report by an expert group puts three options up for consideration.

Students loaded with loans are less free to conduct their lives in the way they wish. It's a bad idea
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# Column

Students loaded with loans are less free to conduct their lives in the way they wish. It's a bad idea

Dec 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 417 Views 74 Comments

We know very well the negative consequences of a student loan system. Just look at the United States, writes Julien Mercille.

Taylor Swift sends fan $1989 to help pay off her student loans
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From The Daily Edge
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Taylor Swift sends fan $1989 to help pay off her student loans

Jan 14th 2015, 7:44 AM 3,474 Views 8 Comments

Sound.

Junior doctors won't bother staying in Ireland unless tax breaks are introduced
# NCHDs
# NCHDs

Junior doctors won't bother staying in Ireland unless tax breaks are introduced

Aug 11th 2014, 10:14 AM 12,421 Views 75 Comments

Students on the Graduate Entry Programme are required to pay full fees of up to €16,000 per year.

Students fear 'two-tiered' college system as Quinn endorses loan scheme
# Student Loans
# Student Loans

Students fear 'two-tiered' college system as Quinn endorses loan scheme

Aug 7th 2012, 12:15 PM 8,995 Views 51 Comments

Bank of Ireland announces a loan scheme for postgraduate students which will go some way to replacing their former grants.

Banks' student loan schemes not part of Department's funding plans
# Student Loans
# Student Loans

Banks' student loan schemes not part of Department's funding plans

Aug 1st 2012, 4:42 PM 4,057 Views 7 Comments

Bank of Ireland is rolling out a nationwide loan programme for students’ parents – but it’s not part of national plans.