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Eight Alternatives to Student Loan Forgiveness for All

Michael Lux Blog, Opinion 0 Comments

Editors Note: This article was originally published June 25, 2019. It has since been updated to include details on candidate proposals. The hot political debate right now is whether or not student loan forgiveness for all borrowers is a good idea. Presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders both have released …

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Do I Pay Off My Loans or Wait for Forgiveness from Sanders or Warren?

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Now that Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have both proposed massive student loan forgiveness, it introduces a complicated situation for borrowers. Traditionally, paying off student loans aggressively — often utilizing student loan refinancing — was the most efficient way to pay off debt.  This path might make less sense now …

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The Cost of Waiting for Elizabeth Warren to Forgive all Student Loans

Michael Lux Blog, News, Strategy 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published May 29, 2019.  It has been updated to include new information and analysis on Warren’s student loan forgiveness proposal currently in the Senate. Now that Elizabeth Warren has proposed forgiving most student loan balances below $50,000, some borrowers are considering put a halt …

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Winners and Losers in Elizabeth Warren’s Student Loan Forgiveness Proposal

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Elizabeth Warren is proposing massive student loan forgiveness. Student loan borrowers who have household incomes of less than $100,000 would have their debt forgiven up to $50,000.  Households in the $100,000 to $250,000 range would have the amount forgiven gradually reduced as income went up, and those making over $250,000 …