Student Loan Debt

July 31, 2012

The concern over rising student loan debt has been major news in the past few months. Today, the average college graduate leaves school with over twenty-thousand dollars in student loan debt. Default rates have spiked, and the national student loan debt burden just topped 1 trillion dollars. In one of the most challenging job markets in decades, some are wondering if college is worth it.

Crystal Sarakas hosts.

Guests: 
Heather Jarvis, student loan expert
Dennis Chavez, Director of Financial Aid, Binghamton University