|With graduation season upon us and student debt at an all-time high, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released a report on the Cities with the Most & Least Student Debt in 2019 (accompanying videos), along with a nationally representative Student Money Survey. WalletHub’s editors also picked the Best Credit Cards for 2019 Graduates, to help new college and high school grads build credit and maximize savings.
|Most Overleveraged Cities
||Least Overleveraged Cities
|Sun City West, AZ
|Green Valley, AZ
||San Juan, TX
||San Ramon, CA
|East Liverpool, OH
|Lady Lake, FL
||Morgan Hill, CA
|Elizabeth City, NC
||Santa Paula, CA
Survey Results & Best Card Picks
- 45% of students say credit card debt worries them more than student loan debt.
- 59% of college students say their school is not doing enough to educate them about personal finance.
- 1 in 3 college students think they’ll be worse off financially than their parents.
- The best credit cards for 2019 graduates are Discover it® Student chrome (limited credit & EDU email), Capital One® Platinum (limited credit & no EDU email), and Discover it® Secured (damaged credit).