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  1. 5 Hidden Financial and Social Impacts of America’s Student Loan Debt Problem

    5 Hidden Financial and Social Impacts of America’s Student Loan Debt Problem

    While there are many shocking statistics regarding American problems with student debt, one figure stands out from them all. As of early 2019, Americans owe over $1.56 trillion dollars toward student loans. No, that is not a typo! This record-breaking sum is spread among over 45 million borrowers according to Student Loan Hero, yet the individual burden is still astronomical.

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