By the Numbers: The Student Loan Crisis

By the Numbers: The Student Loan Crisis

Chances are, you know someone (or you are that someone) burdened with student loan debt. And you're not alone.

Student loans, especially higher-cost private loans, have expanded as tuition rises. Meanwhile graduates aren't making what they expected to once they get out of college, saddling them with debt that they can't pay.

We broke down in this infographic the numbers of what is quickly becoming an economic crisis for young people in the U.S.

Plus: We have a special giveaway if you need help paying off your own student loans. Check it out here!


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