News links for 12 February 2013
College Costs, Battled a Paycheck at a Time - NYTimes.com
"This series examines the implications of soaring college costs and the indebtedness of students and their families."
Esquire article wrongly claims SEAL who killed bin Laden is denied healthcare - The Ruptured Duck - Stripes
"the claim about health care is wrong. And no servicemember who does less than 20 years gets a pension, unless he has to medically retire.
Like every combat veteran of the Iraq an...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.