student loans

In the wake of legal challenges to the plan for student loan debt forgiveness, the pandemic-era pause on payments is extended until June 30, 2023. 

Our money expert Jini Thornton has some important good news to share dealing with student loan forgiveness application and tax returns.

https://twitter.com/WhiteHouse/status/1562590689770188801?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1562590689770188801%7Ctwgr%5E116c58399a74d6d6bc9977388e44bc9d80e66f47%7Ctwcon%5Es1_c10&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fhiphopnc.com%2Fwp-admin%2Fpost-new.php%3Fpost_type%3Dmedia_playlist We did it, Joe! President Joe Biden has officially announced a plan to eliminate some student loan debt for millions of Americans. As you know, the plan will include a $10,000 loan forgiveness ($20,000 for Pell Grant recipients) for individuals making less than $125,000 a year. In addition, he is extending the payment pause […]

Our money expert, Jini Thornton explains why the president pushed back payments again and who this affects. 

The Debt Collective demanded Biden "pick up the pen" and wipe out all student loan debt in an action Monday.  

66,000 private student loans are being canceled and Jni Thornton is explaining if you're included.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s got news that will be music to every student in debt’s ears: A proposal to get rid of student loan debt.

Here, let’s get these details out of the way now: I graduated from graduate school in 2009, equipped with a fat student loan bill of a bit more than $75,000. Yes, I was stupid to take up that many loans for school, but, hey, we all make dumb decisions. So we can get the part […]