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State of Lending in America
The report outlines predatory lending practices in various fields of consumer lending, and explains why protecting fair, affordable access to credit is vital for both consumers and the U.S. economy.

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For-Profit Colleges: Less Favorable Outcomes, Deeper Debt For Students

Fact Sheets
Student Loans

Download this factsheet to help spread the word on how for-profit colleges disproportionately harm low-income familys, communities of color, and members of the military and veterans. 

  • For-profit 4-year college enrollment in Colorado represents 44% of all African-American students, but only 16% of the undergraduate population overall
  • Those who do graduate come out deeper in debt
  • Students at for-profit colleges are more likely to default on their college debt, leading to economic instability