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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.Sep.07.2015

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