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More students relying on fundraising websites for college

More than 130,000 students in the U.S. are turning towards crowdfunding to help pay for college this year. Using the website “GoFundMe,com,” these students have raised more than $20 million so far for education costs. Bridget Bechtel, who started an account for a local hero, explains the new trend.


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