August 21, 2019Trump Administration to Automatically Forgive Federal Student Loan Debt for Totally and Permanently Disabled Veterans
LOUISVILLE, KY— Today, President Donald J. Trump signed a Presidential Memorandum that will significantly streamline the process to erase federal student loan debt for totally and permanently disabled veterans. Through a process called Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) Discharge, veterans will now have their student loan debt discharged unless they decide to opt-out of the process.
June 13, 2016Education Department Proposes New Regulations to Protect Students and Taxpayers from Predatory Institutions
The Department of Education today proposed regulations to further protect student borrowers and taxpayers against predatory practices by postsecondary institutions.
July 11, 2012
Today, the U.S. Department of Education released a new interactive loan counseling tool to provide students with financial management basics, like information about their current loan debt and estimates for student loan debt levels after graduation.