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Connections: Student Loan Debt, is it Worth it?

May 1, 2014

It's decision day for high school seniors, and many will choose to take on student loans. Student loan debt has become an increasingly large load, and interest rates are often higher than the interest on mortgages. Is college worth the investment? How financially literate are students? We hear from a diverse panel, including Chuck Wade, financial consultant for Brighton Securities and John Serafine, lead counselor at Fairport High School.