Report: Income-Share Agreements Have Potential to Become Flexible Financial Aid Model

Mar 15, 2016 | No Comments

The idea of utilizing income-share agreements – upfront money in exchange for a percentage of future earnings – to finance a college education is increasingly popular among some who have concerns about the growing levels of student debt, and the complexity of loan repayment.

Cautious optimism about income-share agreements

Cautious optimism about income-share agreements

Mar 15, 2016 | No Comments

Under an ISA, investors pay for postsecondary education in exchange for a fixed portion of a student’s future earnings.

Students, Parents Unsure About Income-Share Agreements

Jan 13, 2016 | No Comments

“Students and their parents… appear to be on the fence as to whether they’d like to use an income-share agreement rather than take out a student loan and enroll in an income-driven repayment plan, according to a new issue brief from the American Institutes for Research.”

Purdue Students as Investments?

Purdue Students as Investments?

Dec 11, 2015 | No Comments

Mitch Daniels, president of Purdue University, has testified before a congressional committee about income-share programs to help students finance their college education. Now his university is about to test the idea. Last month the Purdue Research Foundation announced that it had signed a letter of intent to further explore income-share agreements with Vemo, a company that works […]