• 3 steps that would help 'cure the disease' of the student-debt crisis after Biden's one-time relief, according to experts

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Biden announced a plan to deliver one-time, broad student-loan forgiveness to federal borrowers.
    Experts told Insider it's important to focus on more permanent reforms to college affordability.
    They suggested transparency in pricing, increasing the Pell Grant award, and favoring grants over loans.
    One-time student-loan forgiveness is necessary temporary relief - but it's hardly enough to address future costs of higher education, experts say. Biden's plan to forgive up to $20,000 in student debt for federal borrowers making under $125,000 a year is currently stalled in court...
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