The cost of bribing your way into Yale: $1.2 million

2019-03-12

Of all the bribes allegedly paid to get students into elite universities and disclosed in sweeping charges unveiled Tuesday, none is more eye-popping than the $1.2 million that federal prosecutors say was paid by one applicant’s parents in exchange for admission to Yale University. Overall, prosecutors alleged that parents paidRead More →

How one woman fell for a common student loan scam

2019-03-07

Facing more than $80,000 in student loan debt, Tiffany Tatafu did what thousands of other student loan borrowers do: She searched for answers on her phone. The single mother of two had heard that as a public employee, she could be eligible for student loan forgiveness. She’d landed job asRead More →