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‘We all really said let me look at these stupid a** loans for the first time’: Student loan sites crash after Biden’s announcement

Nelnet and the Department of Education websites were both flooded with users attempting to check their loan status

On Aug 24, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

email from university caption 'If you have negative amount due you have a credit balance and do not owe the College. Amount due $1.96' (l) man with hand on chin caption 'Not my $1.3B endowed school hitting me up for $2 the past 8 months' (c) typing email reply to school caption 'are you guys hurting for the $1.96 or do y'all got this' (r)

‘Are y’all hurting for it?’: TikToker’s university hounds him for outstanding bill under $2

'Since it's been 8 months I'm assuming there are no consequences of not paying it right?'

On Jul 24, 2022 by Braden Bjella

Man smiling with hands out caption 'Never missing a student loan payment in 7 years' (l) Graduation cap and calculator on 100 dollar bills (c) man laying limp on bed arm handing caption 'Owes more than where I started' (r)

‘It’s not his fault’: Man says he paid off $60,000 of student loan debt—but still owes more than he initially borrowed

'This is the reason why I will never shut up about my student loan debt.'

On Jun 17, 2022 by Braden Bjella

man in white jacket with caption 'Asking med students how much debt they're taking out' (l) woman grimacing with caption 'Salomon: $150,000 Yolanda: $150,000 Gnyata: $300,000' (c) woman holding tablet with caption 'Tanya $400,000' (r)

‘How are y’all so casual about it’: Med student shows how much debt each friend is graduating with, sparking debate

'Y’all don’t be feeling too bad for them.'

On May 13, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

TikTok users discussing a glitch with Chase bank

TikTokers find Chase Bank glitch that shows they are $50 billion in debt

Account holders across social media began reporting the issue over the weekend.

On Jun 21, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

Mandy Velez seen posing with balloons at her student loan funeral

Woman hosts Instagram funeral after she ‘killed’ $102K in student debt

Mandy Velez wanted to pay off her loans by 30.

On Oct 16, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

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Lin-Manuel Miranda explains why you should support bailing out debt-stricken Puerto Rico

'Help Puerto Rico, it's just 100 miles across!'

On Apr 25, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski

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Please donate to this GoFundMe to get Kanye West out of debt

He needs that money more than you do.

On Feb 17, 2016 by Elijah Watson

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Kanye West is begging Silicon Valley for money right now

It's time to pay the piper.

On Feb 15, 2016 by Miles Klee

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Hillary Clinton has a $350M plan to free students from college debt

America's wealthiest will foot the bill.

On Aug 10, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill

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I’m a married college graduate—but I’m still forced to live at home with my parents

It's time to stop talking about the problem with young people and focus on the problems we face.

On Jul 31, 2015 by Brianna Cox

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Student debt isn’t just destroying your bank account. It’s also killing college

It's time for Obama to do something about it.

On Mar 31, 2015 by Chris Osterndorf

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John Oliver cuts straight to the heart of the student loan debate

"Get out there and enjoy the f**k out of your college experience because you may be paying for it for the rest of your life."

On Sep 8, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski

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John Oliver explains why you should never take out a payday loan

Seriously, don't even think about it.

On Aug 11, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski

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You’re all wrong about millennials and internships

Nobody guiding the conversation seems to have a realistic grasp on what it is to be young.

On Feb 19, 2014 by Brendan O'Connor