(NEW YORK) -- The Department of Education on Monday sent an email to some 9 million federal student loan borrowers correcting an erroneous announcement sent three weeks ago about the status of pending debt forgiveness.Just before Thanksgiving, those borrowers, who applied for student debt... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Just before Thanksgiving, about 9 million people who applied for student debt relief from the federal government got an email from the Department of Education with a subject line indicating their application had been "approved," according to a copy of the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday said it will review the legality of President Joe Biden's federal student loan debt relief plan, putting borrowers on track to get clarity on the fate of the program by next summer.The program, which would grant... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After a significant loss in the courts earlier this week, the Biden administration on Friday asked the Supreme Court to weigh in on its fight to keep its student loan relief program alive.The program, which aimed to relieve between $10,000 and $20,000... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge in Texas on Thursday blocked the Biden administration's student debt forgiveness policy, ruling that it goes beyond the authority of the Education Department and the power of the executive branch -- a decision that marks the second major legal... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration faces a fast-approaching deadline to respond to a federal appeals court that on Friday placed a temporary block on the president's plan to cancel billions of dollars in student loans, something he's been touting with just two weeks to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- It could be a familiar call."Hey, it's Elizabeth with Student Advisors," a warm, professional voice began in a voicemail left on Sept. 13, weeks after the Biden administration announced it would be offering up to $20,000 in student loan forgiveness for the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Monday officially launched the application for student loan relief, after the test version of the site went live this weekend -- a long-awaited first step to fulfilling one of his campaign promises just weeks before the midterm elections."Today... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A "beta test" of the application for student loan relief went live on Friday evening, launching the Biden administration's sweeping program to cancel student debt for tens of millions of Americans.The Department of Education's test application is a long-awaited first step of the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Biden administration officials on Tuesday previewed the Department of Education's much anticipated student loan forgiveness application process, which they said would be "easy," "straightforward" and resistant to fraud.But the officials did not signal when the loan cancellation applications would be available online... Read More.