Solving the Student Loan Problem: Understanding the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

By Bradley Wood / March 16, 2021

On March 11th, 2021, President Joe Biden signed a $1.9 trillion stimulus package into law called the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, and with that came some exciting news for student loan borrowers. Section 9675 of the act effectively makes all student loan debt eligible for tax-free loan forgiveness through the end of 2025.…

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Solving the Student Loan Problem: Biden’s Executive Order & the Future Outlook of Student Loan Legislation

By Bradley Wood / January 26, 2021

This article follows up on Brad’s post from December that discusses what to do about federal student loan forbearance coming to an end. While the new president has extended student loan forbearance, many of the recommendations from the previous article are still relevant: Student Loan Stimulus Ending: What Federal Borrowers Need to Know. Federal Student…

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Student Loan Stimulus Ending: What Federal Borrowers Need to Know

By Bradley Wood / December 22, 2020

Update 1/28/21: President Biden has signed an executive order extending the student loan forbearance through September 2021. That being said, much of the advice in the second half of the blog still stands (just with a different deadline). As a borrower, you must be proactive regarding forbearance. When it ends, you need to be ready.…

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