Northern Star

Being financially independent may be easier than students think

Chelsey Boutan

November 3, 2011

Brad Cripe, assistant professor of accounting, remembers what it was like to be a college student who was struggling financially. "I have a student loan bill that I will be paying off until I am well into my 60's, but I took out those loans because I needed to," Cripe said. "My student loans are what g...