How Biden Wants to Trim a Mountain of Student Debt

How Biden Wants to Trim a Mountain of Student Debt

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden has been considering forgiving some government student loan debt. Such a move that could help alleviate the weight on borrowers of $1.6 trillion in federal education debt, a figure that has more than tripled in the last 15 years. As...

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness: 100,000 borrowers are eligible so far under new rules

Public Service Loan Forgiveness: 100,000 borrowers are eligible so far under new rules

This post was originally published on this siteThe Department of Education has so far identified 100,000 borrowers who are eligible for student debt cancellation due to the changes the agency made to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program in October. The cancellations are expected to total about $6.2 billion in...

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Troubled Student Loan Forgiveness Program Gets an Overhaul

Troubled Student Loan Forgiveness Program Gets an Overhaul

This post was originally published on this siteThe sweeping changes will help more than a half-million public service workers who had thought they were paying down their debt for years.

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