"I had a fire under my ass to get it fixed.”
Lawmakers demanded that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigate a loan forgiveness program for teachers and other public service workers.
The Education Department improperly tried collecting on loans to former students defrauded by the defunct for-profit chain Corinthian Colleges.
Comedian Hasan Minhaj demanded action on the student debt crisis from the House Financial Services Committee.
"For the first time ever, recent college graduates are more likely unemployed than the base US population."
We were trying to fit into a life that I don’t believe was designed for us.
"The Daily Show" riffed on a trillion-dollar lesson that many must learn over a lifetime.
The 2020 presidential candidate laid out the proposal along with Democratic House Whip James Clyburn.
People all over are held back by a lack of education, but obtaining it makes their financial situation worse.
“Literally 160,000-plus people cannot move on with their life because of this non- decision by Betsy DeVos,” said Alicia Davis, a plaintiff in the suit.
Morehouse College’s class of 2019 just got all of their student loans paid for by billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith.
One in 15 borrowers with exceptionally high debt loads have considered suicide, according to one survey.
College is expensive and jobs pay less than they used to. It isn’t that hard.
“The time for half-measures is over,” the Democratic presidential candidate said. “My broad cancellation plan is a real solution to our student debt crisis."
"It makes you feel like a failure but getting a bankruptcy can actually be a blessing."
One of the most significant lessons I learned growing up in a Christian household was that no matter what I do, God is looking out for me.
Are you creating a future opportunity or a future problem?
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