Bobbi Dempsey

Bobbi Dempsey is a freelance writer and contributor to She has covered personal finance topics and other subjects for numerous other publications and websites including The New York Times, Family Circle, Forbes and more. She is the author of a dozen nonfiction books on topics ranging from poker to real estate investing. Her website is and she is also the founder of the blog,

Posts by Bobbi Dempsey

Research, regulation, industry reports

Critics give proposal to lower student debt a failing grade

In its attempts to hold colleges, universities and vocational schools more accountable for the student debt they generate, the U.S. Department of Education has so far pleased few. Its proposed gainful employment rule is suffering a Goldilocks syndrome in which the public complains it’s either too hot (goes too far) or too cold (not far enough). So far no one seems happy with the temperature as it stands.
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