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October 03, 2017

American Student Assistance Urges Massachusetts Students And Families To Apply For Financial Aid To Help Pay For College

October 02, 2017

American Student Assistance And Massachusetts Boys And Girls Clubs Pilot Innovative Financial Leadership Competition

September 18, 2017

Student Debt Delaying Millennial Homeownership By 7 Years

August 04, 2017

American Student Assistance Selects ECMC as Third-Party Guarantor Servicer

June 19, 2017

New PSCU Partnership Aims to Teach Members about College Finances

June 19, 2017

American Student Assistance Awarded $1.28 Million Federal Grant For Upward Bound Program At Brockton High School

April 27, 2017

American Student Assistance Campaign Garners Nearly 4 Million Views of Information on Student Loan Income Driven Repayment

April 24, 2017

American Student Assistance Announces Public Service Loan Forgiveness Education Campaign

April 11, 2017

University of California at Davis Joins American Student Assistance’s Salt Financial Education Program

March 24, 2017

Statement from American Student Assistance Regarding Student Loan Collection Fee Policies

March 23, 2017

American Student Assistance Brings Leading Midwest Universities on to Salt Financial Education Program

March 21, 2017

Retirement Delayed Report Highlights Impact of Student Debt on Older Americans

March 13, 2017

American Student Assistance Launches “My Salt” Tailored to Individual Needs

February 28, 2017

New Survey Reveals Burden of Student Debt on Young Employees

February 09, 2017

American Student Assistance and LRAP Association Partner to Provide Financial Education and Career Advice to College Students and Alumni Nationwide


December 12, 2016

American Student Assistance and Salt Promote Income Driven Repayment to More Than 1 Million Student Loan Borrowers as Part of White House Student Debt Challenge

December 07, 2016

American Student Assistance and UNCF Join Forces to Promote Financial Education for Minority College Students and Alumni

November 04, 2016

American Student Assistance Hosts First National Summit on Solutions for Student Debt

October 18, 2016

American Student Assistance Celebrates Grand Reopening of the College Planning Center at Boston Public Library

September 21, 2016

Salt Teams Up with American Indian College Fund to Empower Underserved Students at Tribal Colleges to Successfully Plan and Pay for Higher Education

September 13, 2016

American Student Assistance Urges Massachusetts Families to Start College Financial Aid Applications Now

August 31, 2016

Salt Partners with Madison Area Technical College (WI), University of St. Thomas (MN), Texas State University and William Peace University (NC) to Boost Students’ Financial Skills

August 24, 2016

American Student Assistance Awarded $800,000 in Federal TRIO Grants to Improve College Readiness Among High Schoolers and Adult Learners

August 03, 2016

American Student Assistance Ombudsman Grace Bartini to Retire

July 20, 2016

Former Senior-Level U.S. Department of Education Employee Pamela Moran appointed Special Advisor to ASA’s Center for Consumer Advocacy

July 14, 2016

Paul Combe Receives NASFAA Purdy Award

June 06, 2016

SALT and the Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida Extend Partnership to Boost Students’ Financial Competencies

June 01, 2016

SALT and Bay de Noc Community College Partner to Boost Students’ Financial Skills

May 19, 2016

American Student Assistance Announces Leadership Transition

May 04, 2016

SALT and the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities Partner to Lift Students’ Financial Skills

April 29, 2016

American Student Assistance Takes White House Student Debt Challenge

April 14, 2016

American Student Assistance Applauds U.S. Department of Education for Proactively Protecting Social Security Benefits of Borrowers with Disabilities

February 03, 2016

American Student Assistance Establishes New Consumer Advocacy Center

January 12, 2016

American Student Assistance Urges Massachusetts Families to Apply for Financial Aid to Help Pay for College


December 17, 2015

Life Delayed: New Study Shows Student Debt Impacts Financial Security of Borrowers Across All Institution Types, Credentials

December 02, 2015

SALT Debuts New Blog to Address Student Debt Crisis

November 16, 2015

American Student Assistance Named One Of Boston Globe’s Top Places To Work For Eighth Year In A Row

November 10, 2015

SALT Partners With Vet Corps To Tackle Student Debt

November 09, 2015

SALT Updates Military Benefits eBook To Tackle Student Debt

November 03, 2015

SALT and the Connecticut Conference of Independent Colleges Partner to Boost Financial Skills of Students and Alumni

October 27, 2015

Experian Partners with American Student Assistance to Promote Financial Literacy to Students

October 16, 2015

SALT and the Council for Opportunity in Education Partner for Equal Access to Financial Education

October 06, 2015

SALT to Bring Mobile College Planning Center to Boston City Hall Plaza on October 14

September 24, 2015

Texas A&M University Joins SALT to Build Students’ Financial Capabilities

August 24, 2015

SALT Joins With LULAC to Raise Financial Competencies Among Hispanic Students

July 08, 2015

American Student Assistance Names John Zurick President of SALT

June 26, 2015

American Student Assistance Reaches Milestone of One Millionth SALT Member

May 12, 2015

American Student Assistance is Taking Its Services on the Road

May 07, 2015

South Carolina Legal Services Partners with American Student Assistance to Tackle Student Debt

March 31, 2015

The Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in New Jersey Partners with SALT to Build Students’ Financial Capabilities

January 15, 2015

New Collaboration Aimed at Strengthening Financial Literacy for Medical Students and Residents

December 01, 2015

Kansas State University Alumni to Have Free Access to SALT Student Loan Counseling