(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Education is no longer accepting applications for the student debt relief program as a result of Thursday night's ruling from a Texas judge. "Student loan debt relief is blocked," the website for student debt relief says. "Courts have issued orders... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- While a federal appeals court decision Friday opened the door to a potential setback for President Joe Biden's student debt relief program, legal experts and advocates for loan forgiveness tell ABC News they're not overly concerned, urging people to keep applying. But borrowers... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Budget Committee Chair Bernie Sanders said Sunday that he opposes eliminating the debt ceiling, the financial limit on the federal government that could produce fierce clashes if the GOP wins back one or both chambers of Congress in November's midterm elections. "You... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A single mom who found herself saddled with more than $34,000 in debt six years ago is sharing her journey to becoming debt free and is now empowering other single mothers to take control of their finances. Dyana King, now a mom... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Some of the Americans who qualify for the Biden administration's federal student loan forgiveness plan may not see relief before payments are due again in January, officials acknowledged on Thursday. White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told ABC News at a briefing that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ameshia Cross, 35, spent the past two years of the coronavirus pandemic worried about how she would pay off her nearly $90,000 in student loan debt once the freeze on federal student loan payments ended. Now, she said she will have $20,000... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Carmen Perez, 35, is the founder and CEO of MUCH, a millennial banking app for millennials and Gen Z. In 2016, Perez decided to get her finances together after she was sued for a student loan she took on in college.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Money can be a taboo topic -- whether it's in a relationship or in your career. But one couple successfully tackled it head on to create a road map for financial freedom. Julien and Kiersten Saunders of "The Rich and Regular" blog... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the coming weeks, thousands of graduates will walk across a stage to receive their college diploma. When they leave the stage, they will have not only a degree but also, in most cases, a mountain of bills, joining the more than... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday said that the federal government will pay down the national debt this quarter for the first time in six years. His remarks on economic growth came ahead of the Federal Reserve announcing a hike in interest rates Wednesday... Read More.