Today, it takes the average college graduate nearly 20 years to pay off student their student loan debt. As the number of students dealing with post-grad debt continues to grow, Chicago's Liberty Bank for Savings is working to help combat some of the confusion potential students face when considering their payment options for higher education. We talk with Laura La Belle, who's leading a Money Smart Week webinar aimed at reaching millenials on this subject. Also, we check in with WBEZ's Chip Mitchell on the acquittal of Dante Servin.
Eleven men from the St. Louis and Chicago areas are facing federal indictment for allegedly trafficking in contraband cigarettes.The U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis announced the indictments on Thursday. Four of the men are from suburban St.