Student Loans

Student Loan Debt Repayment Platform Raises $20M

Candidly, a platform that aims to help individuals pay off their student loans while saving and building wealth at the same time, yesterday announced it had raised $20.5 million in a Series B round of financing. The company says it partners with employers, retirement recordkeepers, and financial services companies to …

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Judge Blocks Student Loan Debt Cancellation Program

A District Court judge in Texas yesterday granted summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs who sued the federal government seeking to block a program that would cancel up to $20,000 of student loan debt for individuals making less than $125,000 annually, ruling that the Biden Administration overstepped its authority when …

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Appeals Court Temporarily Blocks Student Loan Debt Relief Plan as Biden Announces 22 Million Have Applied in First Week

Nearly 22 million individuals applied for the federal government’s student loan forgiveness program in its first week of operation, President Biden said on Friday, the same day that the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit temporarily stopped the program from going into effect, following a lawsuit that was filed …

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