Money expert Janai Thornton breaks down just what to do and what to expect with your student loan payments after Biden's new plan.

The Biden Administration announced that it plans to automatically forgive $39 billion in student debt for 804,000 borrowers.


After the courts blocked Biden's forgiveness plan, now what?

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Republican governors are framing student debt cancellation as a class issue, pushing the false narrative that relief punishes the poor and rewards the rich.


Black women are uniquely saddled with student loan debt.


The pause on federal student loans expires soon.

The student loan debt crisis is worsening, Black and Latino borrowers say.

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A collective of activists erased $1.7 million in student debt for nearly 500 former Bennett College scholars.


President Joe Biden's speech from North Carolina A&T State University is expected to address rising prices at a time when Black students disproportionately saddled by debt are among the most adversely affected by the inflation crisis.


Students at Virginia-based HBCU Hampton University got a pleasant surprise this week after learning that all balances from the Spring 2022 semester will be wiped, and no new increase in tuition, fees, room and board for the fall semester.


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