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"As we go on/We remember/All the debt we/Accrued together"
Apr 26, 2019

"As we go on/We remember/All the debt we/Accrued together"

Cue the Vitamin C, it's graduation season. Time to figure out how to pay back student loans. Plus, the latest GDP numbers and Amazon's plan to offer free one-day shipping for Prime subscribers.

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Taylor Swift proves that, on YouTube, it's all about "ME!"

Apr 29, 2019
The artist used a new feature of YouTube's to launch her latest single.
Taylor Swift performs onstage during The 58th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Amazon sweetens Prime deal with one-day shipping

Apr 29, 2019
The company is trying to retain its competitive edge.
Leon Neal/Getty Images

Weddings are helping save historic Texas dance halls

Apr 26, 2019
Where touring musicians can't do it, weddings might.
La Bahia Turn Verein, a rural dance hall built in the early 1900s near Burton, Texas. 
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These college students will soon discover what living with debt is like

Apr 26, 2019
The average borrower will owe about $30,000 on student loans at graduation, which may delay homebuying or saving for retirement.
Sabrina Hayes, a community college student, is applying for financial aid to transfer to Portland State University. She's a single mother of 5-year-old twins and has borrowed about $50,000 to attend college so far.
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The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Producer II
Sean McHenry Director & Associate Producer II