Published On: Nov 15 2011 11:10:50 AM CSTUpdated On: Sep 12 2014 09:25:44 AM CDT
Nearly 19 percent of people with student loans owe more than $50,000, according to a report from the Federal Reserve, and that number is expected to rise. Take a look at which states' residents have the most and least student debt.
The Project on Student Debt looked at Class of 2012 debt levels to determine what states owe the most -- and the least -- money after graduation. The figures shown represent all four-year schools, public and private.
With students heading back to school or campus, it might be time to start thinking about money. U.S. News & World Report put together a list of "10 Money-Smart Ways Freshman Can Prepare for College." Click through to see the tips.
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