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07/20/2010
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A groundbreaking federal law designed to tackle the rapidly rising cost of textbooks has kicked in just in time to impact college students this fall.  The law, which was part of the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) passed by Congress in 2008, is considered the first major federal action on this issue.

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05/14/2010
Report

Young Americans face “lasting damage” from the dual crises in the financial sector and in personal finance, making it urgent that Congress pass strong financial reform legislation.

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12/01/2009
Report

New Briefing Paper Says College Students Need Consumer Financial Protection Agency to ‘Watchdog’ Risky Loans.

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10/29/2009
Resource

New technology that has recently entered the marketplace could mean significant savings for students on textbooks.  The Student PIRGs conducted this survey of college students to provide a snapshot their attitudes toward "high tech textbooks."

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