We don’t always consider the effect student debt has on a student’s parents.
At The Baffler, M.H. Miller writes about being “incapacitated by debt for a decade.”
Is this a good idea, or a terrible one?
Or… it worked for this guy!
The majority of people surveyed picked the student loan payment.
…and then discover that you aren’t.
My parents had high expectations for my education, including the expectation that I would graduate with as little debt as possible.
I’m a first-generation student from a low-income family. Here’s what my first year costs and how I’m paying for it.
Nothing felt better than making that final payment.