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Depression is on the rise among millennials.

6 unique ways companies are helping employees pay off crushing student debt

Some of these policies include trading vacation days for student-debt relief and offering special signing bonuses.
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg announces that he will be seeking the Democratic nomination for president during a rally in the old Studebaker car factory on April 14, 2019 in South Bend, Indiana.

Democratic presidential candidates are introducing ambitious plans to get more Americans into college without adding to the $1 trillion mountain of st...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced an ambitious $1.25 trillion plan to forgive most student loan debt and provide universal college free college.

Pete Buttigieg could become the first president with student loan debt

Pete Buttigieg and his husband, Chasten, owe $130,000 in student loan debt, the Associated Press reports.

The 15 biggest private donations to universities by the ultra rich

The largest gift in higher education belongs to Michael Bloomberg, who donated $1.8 billion to make Johns Hopkins University "need-blind."

Women earn 60% of bachelor’s degrees, but leave college with $2,700 more student debt than men

Women graduate with $2,700 more student debt than men, according to a new report by the American Association of University Women.
Smith gave the commencement address at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia on May 19, 2019.

A look at the life of Robert F. Smith, the billionaire investor paying off student loans who owns homes in Malibu and NYC, and married a former Playbo...

Robert F. Smith is the CEO of Vista Equity Partners. His grant to the class of 2019 at Morehouse College is reportedly estimated at $40 million.
Portrait of billionaire philanthropist Robert Smith, after an interview by Lonnie G. Bunch III, director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, on August 23, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

Meet Robert F. Smith, the billionaire tech investor who surprised Morehouse College’s graduating class by announcing he’d pay off all thei...

Billionaire Robert F. Smith announced during a commencement speech that he would be paying off student loans for Morehouse College's graduating class.

A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019’s student loans

Robert F. Smith announced in his commencement speech at a Georgia men's college that he would wipe the graduating class' student debt.
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3 million senior citizens in the US are still paying off their student loans

Americans aged 60 and older owe more than $86 billion in unpaid student loans, according to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) data.

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang supports forgiving most student loan debt but stops short of advocating for free college

At an INSIDER town hall, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang came out in support of forgiving most student loan debt.