Education Dept.’s mishandling of student debt relief claims creating headaches for applicants – Washington Post

Betsy DeVoss Education Department has mistakenly kicked student loan borrowers out of forbearance. (Ted S. Warren/AP) Chad Godfroy has saved every email from the U.S. Department of Education since submitting an application to have his federal student loans cancelled in 2015. Despite the continued wait, Godfroy, 38, took comfort in knowing his payments would be postponed as…

Key benefits of good debt – iAfrica.com

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 11:52 AM Credit: Supplied.     Despite the negative connotations often associated with debt being bad for consumers, when used responsibly, debt can add significant value by helping consumers manage their financial affairs and progress in life. Lynette Kloppers, FNB Premier CEO, says the ongoing debate around what makes good or bad debt…

RIP Medical Debt And NBC And Telemundo Owned Television Stations Team Up To Help Abolish $15 Million Of … – PR Newswire (press release)

“NBC and Telemundo owned stations’ commitment to helping the most vulnerable in our communities is an inspiration,” said RIP co-founders Craig Antico & Jerry Ashton. “Our goal is to abolish $1 billion of medical debt in 2018, and we’re incredibly proud to have NBC and Telemundo owned stations as partners in helping us make this…