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Could student debt tarnish the golden years?

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Chapter 7 on Thursday, September 11, 2014.

Imagine you are an Atlanta resident in your 80s and you're still paying off student loans. That may not be a situation too many people are in right now, but according to the Government Accountability Office, it is a growing concern. And it's something lawmakers in Washington are beginning to look into seriously.

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Bill would ease tax burden of forgiven student loans

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Chapter 7 on Sunday, September 7, 2014.

Earlier this summer, we wrote about the massive student loan debt many college attendees in Georgia and the rest of the United States are dealing with. In fact, current estimates suggest that roughly 40 million Americans owe about $1.2 trillion for their time in college. On average, college students are graduating with about $30,000 of debt.

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