Perkins Student Loan Program Gets Shanked

Politico is reporting “A bipartisan attempt to extend the federal Perkins Loan ahead of a Saturday deadline appears to be dead in both chambers of Congress, at least for now. Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee on Thursday blocked legislation in the Senate that would have kept the decades-old loan program alive for two more years. … Read more

I Don’t Have Proof That I Paid My Student Loan in Full. Debt Collector is Calling. – Howard

Howard “Dear Steve, I recently recieved a letter from a debt collector stating that I owed money from a perkins loan that was made in 1992. I tried to call the school but they referred me to the collection agency. I do not have proof that I paid this debt in full some 10 yeas … Read more