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CFPB Sues Navient, Formerly Sallie Mae, for Cheating Borrowers

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19 January 2017

The CFPB will sue the nation’s largest servicer of both federal and private student loans, Navient, for “systematically and illegally failing borrowers at every stage of repayment.”

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How Enrolling in an Income-Driven Repayment Plan Saved My Life

Thanks to a random conversation at work, Paul's monthly student loan payment decreased by 30 percent.
CREDIT: Generation Progress.

18 January 2017

I thought it was my loan servicer’s job to educate me on all the repayment options available to me, but I never would have known that programs like PSLF or Income-Driven Repayment (IDR) existed, let alone that I would qualify for them, unless I had vented to a coworker about how frustrated I was with my high monthly payments.

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Our Recusal Letter: Why 5 Senators Shouldn’t Be Able To Vote on DeVos

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12 January 2017

We’ve spent the last few weeks digging into Betsy DeVos’s political contributions and found that 21 senators, including 5 on the Senate HELP Committee, took over $200k… Read more

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Questions About Enrolling in Repayment Plans Based Off Income?

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11 January 2017

In case you missed our Twitter Q&A Monday, we’ve got you covered here!

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Mainstream Media, Millennials, And Student Debt: The Great Divide

19 December 2016

The Great Recession officially ended during the summer of 2009, but for Millennials in higher education the economic malaise persists and continues to grow.

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