The Women of Generation Threat: Prospects for Change
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Unemployment, Debt, Incarceration, Environmental Blight: does gender matter?
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For Recent Grads, Student Loan Delinquencies Reach 35%

For Recent Grads, Student Loan Delinquencies Reach 35% | The Women of Generation Threat:  Prospects for Change | Scoop.it

"At the end of last year, almost 17 percent of borrowers were more than 90 days late on payments. Take away those who have deferred payments or are still in school, as illustrated above, and nearly a third of all borrowers were delinquent."

 

"Given the lousy economy and rising college costs, perhaps the true shock is that more borrowers haven't defaulted."

 

Read more: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-01/for-recent-grads-student-loan-delinquencies-reach-35-percent


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Ken Jondahl's curator insight, March 2, 2013 10:22 AM

If you find yourself going into late payments and heading towards default on your federal student loans. Take action by contacting your loan servicer. Options exist, yet the worst thing to do is to let a default occur, "if" options exist.

 

Bankruptcy may get rid of your private loans, however, federal student loans will haunt you forever. Google: "social security federal student loans" to get some ideas of how bad it can become.

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Rates of Incarceration For White and Hispanic Women On The Rise | Youth Radio

Rates of Incarceration For White and Hispanic Women On The Rise | Youth Radio | The Women of Generation Threat:  Prospects for Change | Scoop.it
RT @besito86: Rates of Incarceration For White and Hispanic Women On The Rise | Youth Radio http://t.co/PSZvUEl58p
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 Rising Incarceration Rates Among Women Linked to Recession

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The Real Crisis: Global Youth Unemployment

The Real Crisis: Global Youth Unemployment | The Women of Generation Threat:  Prospects for Change | Scoop.it
The real crisis: Global Youth #Unemployment. http://t.co/BZKjokeKy7
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Generation Threat: Challenges and Opportunities

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Message to the GOP: win young voters or die | The Atlas Society

Message to the GOP: win young voters or die | The Atlas Society | The Women of Generation Threat:  Prospects for Change | Scoop.it
If the GOP wants to remain a major party in American politics, it needs to re-brand and re-engage young voters--immediately.
Christine Kelly's insight:

Young Voters A Game Changer: young women at forefront

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