Whether you commuted to school or lived in a dorm, ate nothing but cereal or studied abroad -- 70% of you are carrying student loans. A 2016 graduate will begin his or her adult life owing over $37,000.
How can so many of us have so much college debt with no plan to pay it off? How did we get here? How can we get out of it without, as one listener wondered, faking our deaths?
Today on SPENT, Max Spiegel, the COO of Student Loan Hero, tells me all about how we can dig ourselves out and start planning for our futures.
ABOUT STUDENT LOAN HERO: Student Loan Hero works to help people organize, manage, and repay student loans. Its goal is to help student loan borrowers understand their student loans and make intelligent repayment decisions.