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The Department of Education Changed the rules for student loan forgiveness

 The Department of Education has "silently" changed the rules to student loan forgiveness that will affect at least 800,000 borrowers. On September 29, 2022 the Department of Education made a few changes for those who obtained the Perkin's and Federal Family Education loan.  Here is the language directly from the Dept of Education "As of September 29, 2022 borrowers with federal student loans not held by ED cannot obtain one time debt relief by consolidating those loans into direct loans". Previously individuals who did obtain theses loans were able to receive loan forgiveness. Figure 1: This is a thumbnail of my latest YouTube video "Student loan forgiveness guidelines have changed" where I am sitting in my office while looking at the camera with a suspicious look.  Many speculate that potential lawsuits could be the reason why the Dept of Ed has changed it's language recently. Long story short the banks who insured these loans will not receive an

Finish your Semester Strong !



(This is a photo that says "Keep calm it's nearly end of semester".)


As the semester begins to draw near if your like me your starting to feel it. Everything is due and your just trying to keep a handle on things. With so much happening at once here’s a few quick tips to get you through:

  1. Check your grade portal & ask questions ! 
  2. Tie up any loose ends by completing all assignments. 
  3. Are you a student with a disability ? If so, don’t forget to utilize your accommodations . 
  4. Communicate with your teachers or professors  by email, Zoom, or a phone call. 
  5. Now is not the time to slack off because of the holidays go harder !
  6. Practice self care. Do some yoga, read a book, or watch your favorite show !

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