In a recent interview student debt was looked at by ABC News Diane Sawyer. ABC News’ Diane Sawyer spoke with Rohit Chopra, the former assistant director at the Consumer Financial Bureau, and Sheila Bair, the former...Read More
Author: Lisa Cappiello
To attract and retain younger workers, more companies are offering a different type of employee perk: student loan repayment assistance. Employers typically provide employees a set monthly amount – usually around $100 a month –...Read More
As employers duke it out over hiring the best possible candidates, especially ones coming out of school, they are starting to get a little bit more creative with their student loan incentive packages — and that includes offering...Read More
When it comes to student loan debt, “for richer, for poorer” doesn’t quite cut it, student loans are causing divorce. In general, finances are the leading cause of stress in a relationship, according to a study...Read More
In a recent post at the Atlantic, Amy Merrick cast a skeptic’s eye on the growing trend of student loan assistance benefits among US employers, arguing that these benefits may not be as helpful to employees as they seem. “For...Read More
Public Sector Loan Forgiveness E-Book
The PSLF Program was established to encourage individuals to work in public service by forgiving the remaining balance of their Direct Loans after they have made 120 qualifying payments while employed by a qualifying employer.