Student Debt Threatens the Safety Net for elderly Americans

Via The American Bankruptcy Institute Student debt is growing faster for seniors than for any other age group, according to the latest data gathered by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Bloomberg News reported today. Lingering student loan debt is part of a broader and, many elder-care lawyers...

Student Loans Impact on Loan Applications

Ah, student loans, the “gift” that keeps on giving!! Can’t get through school without them; can’t pay them off in a reasonable time. We have all read about the student loan debt bomb and the trillions of student loan debt nationwide. One of the important issues related to student...

Letters: Student loan debtors aren’t necessarily scofflaws | Letters to Editor of Detroit Freep.com

Edward Gudeman’s response to Free Press Article regarding delinquent student loans….. Your article (“The feds are out — and looking for payback on late student loans,” Oct. 7) accurately states that both private and student loans are not dischargeable in bankruptcy. What your article fails to state is, however,...