Biden administration cancels another $1.2 billion in student loans

Biden administration cancels another .2 billion in student loans

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Student loan cancellation update as Biden approves $1.2 billion relief

Student loan cancellation update as Biden approves .2 billion relief

President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced that $1.2 billion dollars in student debt will be canceled for borrowers enrolled in a new repayment plan. The almost 153,000 borrowers receiving relief are the first to benefit from the Saving on a Valuable Education, or SAVE, plan policy that provides debt forgiveness to those who have been … Read more

Student loan cancellation update: borrowers have just weeks to apply

Student loan cancellation update: borrowers have just weeks to apply

Federal borrowers have just weeks remaining to apply for a loan consolidation that could give them student debt relief. The Department of Education plans to complete all account adjustments for student loan borrowers by July 1, but an earlier deadline will determine if many end up receiving student loan relief. According to President Joe Biden‘s … Read more

Parents would have billions of dollars in student loans forgiven under plan

Parents would have billions of dollars in student loans forgiven under plan

Several Democratic lawmakers have banded together to demand President Joe Biden provide more student loan relief. Millions of families have taken out Parent PLUS loans, a special kind of student loan that parents take in their own name to help their children attend college. Many end up borrowing for the full four-year cost of attendance. … Read more

Texas student shot by police after bringing gun to school

Texas student shot by police after bringing gun to school

A Texas student was shot and injured on Monday after the student reportedly brought a gun inside school grounds. On Monday morning, local officers responded to reports of a person with a gun at the Pioneer Technology and Arts Academy campus in Mesquite, Texas. Police said officers were trying to negotiate with the suspect, who … Read more

Student loan debt is crippling retirement savings

Student loan debt is crippling retirement savings

Student loan debts are having a “tremendous” impact on the amount of money Americans can save for retirement, according to the results of a new study. A three year study conducted by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) and JP Morgan Asset Management has found that having student loan debts has a “statistically significant negative … Read more

Taylor Swift’s new album has a few guests. A student tracking her flights isn’t one of them

Taylor Swift’s new album has a few guests. A student tracking her flights isn’t one of them

Taylor Swift has bad blood with a Florida student behind several social media accounts dedicated to tracking celebrity private jets and their flight emissions. Jack Sweeney, a student at the University of Central Florida, received a cease-and-desist letter in December from the “Look What You Made Me Do” singer’s legal team alleging he “engaged in … Read more