Defining Student Loan Forgiveness And If It Is Taxable

A common borrower question is if they are in a student loan forgiveness program will they be taxed. The tricky part of this question is determining what the borrower means by “student loan forgiveness.” There are a lot of different programs out there that fit underneath this umbrella term. Here [...]

By |2017-09-12T14:53:22-08:00September 12th, 2017|Academics|Comments Off on Defining Student Loan Forgiveness And If It Is Taxable

Is It Possible To Have A $0 Payment With Income-Driven Repayment Plans?

I know, it sounds crazy. But believe it or not, it is possible to have an income-driven repayment plan that offers a $0 monthly payment. But there are certain factors that need to align for you to achieve this. Let’s first take a look at the different income-driven plans currently [...]

By |2017-09-07T11:52:45-08:00September 7th, 2017|Academics|Comments Off on Is It Possible To Have A $0 Payment With Income-Driven Repayment Plans?

How Trump Can Save the Student Loan System According to Alan Collinge

In an op-ed published by The Boston Globe on Monday, Alan Collinge, founder of StudentLoanJustice.Org and the author of “The Student Loan Scam” (Beacon Press), stated that the Trump administration has the power to save the student loan system. However, according to Collinge, the administration’s current plans for education with [...]

By |2017-07-05T13:59:53-08:00June 8th, 2017|Academics|Comments Off on How Trump Can Save the Student Loan System According to Alan Collinge

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