As Democrats Weigh Student Loan Forgiveness, Will Credit Card Debtors Be Left In The Cold? – Forbes

Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer discuss the Heroes Act in the Capitol Visitor Center on November 12 CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images In November, President-elect Joe Biden endorsed legislation that would make monthly payments to distressed borrowers with private student loan debt, and he previously expressed support for up to $10,000 in forgiveness for…

Customers Need Debt Relief: Commissions, Utilities Can Help – NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council)

Part of NRDC’s Year-End Series Reviewing 2020 Climate & Clean Energy Developments With millions of Americans drastically behind on their energy and water utility bills, no additional federal assistance on the horizon, and moratoria on utility shutoffs expiring, the United States is facing a deepening economic and public health crisis. While some states and utilities…