‘Waiting with bated breath’: How student loan borrowers should prepare for Trump’s forbearance period to end this December – CNBC

President-elect Joe Biden has gone on record saying he will forgive student loans and extend coronavirus relief in 2021. But if your federal student loans are currently in forbearance under the Trump executive order, you should still prepare for repayment to resume in January. Nothing is guaranteed until Congress passes new legislation. “From a financial…

Money raised for Trump’s election fights would help cover campaign debt – CBS News

Washington With President Trump refusing to acknowledge President-elect Joe Biden’s victory and continuing to falsely declare himself as the winner of the White House, the president and his campaign are soliciting donations from supporters for an “election defense fund” designed to “defend the integrity” of the election. But the fine print shows that the full…

Financial counsellors urge people to seek assistance ahead of JobSeeker, loan deferrals coming to an end – ABC News

During the worst recession Australia has seen in almost 100 years, you would think financial counsellors would be bombarded with calls. You’d be wrong. Despite the sharp economic downturn from the coronavirus pandemic, the phones are quiet. Financial counselling services are trying to encourage people across the country, especially in Victoria, to get ahead of…

Credit Counselling Canada releases Bill of Rights for Canadians in Debt – GlobeNewswire

November 09, 2020 07:30 ET | Source: Credit Counselling Canada TORONTO, Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With the country teetering alarmingly on the edge of a financial crisis, Canadas leading accrediting body for non-profit credit counsellors has released a Bill of Rights for Canadians in Debt. Credit Counselling Canada has identified major structural gaps…

Impact of Covid-19 on Debt Consolidation Market 2020-2028 Debt Negotiators, Canstar, Australian Debt Solvers, Australian Debt Agreements, Mozo, Think Money, etc. – re:Jerusalem

The latest research report on the Debt Consolidation Market Industry Analysis, Market Size, Opportunities and Forecast, 2020 2028 provides a comprehensive assessment of the Debt Consolidation market for the forecast period from 2020 to 2028, including market values for the years 2018 and 2019. The investigative report provides a detailed analysis of the impact of…

Debt-for-climate swaps can help developing countries make a green recovery – Climate Home

Comment: In Argentina, green debt relief has supported forest conservation, an approach that can and should be scaled up as coronavirus stretches budgets At last months meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), three topics dominated the conversation: the coronavirus pandemic, greening the recovery, and climate change. For many developing countries, especially the poorest, the…