Student Loans the new SP Bubble?

Graduate - Gril holding signChris Street chimes in with an article published by American Thinker, regarding the possibility that student loans may be the new sub-prime bubble.  Check it out

On April 15 Tax Day, Americans paid about the same amount of income tax as total student loans outstanding. The St. Louis Federal Reserve on the same day published a report titled ‘Student Loan Delinquency: A Big Problem Getting Worse?’ The Fed has determined that of the $1.3 trillion in non-bankruptcy-dischargeable student loans, the delinquency rate for students in repayment is over 27 percent. With tuition at the University of California and other top schools growing faster than inflation, student loan defaults are skyrocketing.  Read more.

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