Infographic: Nearly 70% of College Grads Have Student Loan Debt

Libby Kane
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Student loan debt can be suffocating.

Almost 70% of graduates from four-year colleges hold student loan debt. Average debt has been rising for over a decade and now exceeds $25,000. The country now owes more than $1 trillion in student loan debt.

It isn’t unheard of to owe $80,000 for your college education, or to spend years tracking every dollar you spend in the hopes of paying it off.

And that’s not all. If you haven’t already navigated away in horror, scroll down to read some of the most shocking student loan facts in deceptively pretty packaging from Online Schools.

via The Jane Dough