Debt

Managing Debt More Wisely

Managing Debt More Wisely

Borrow wisely and repay strategically, and you can use debt to generate positive returns and cash flow. Borrow too much, unwisely, and you can get into deep financial trouble with a long road to recovery.

Student Loan Debt Statistics In 2018: A $1.5 Trillion Crisis

Student Loan Debt Statistics In 2018: A $1.5 Trillion Crisis

Student loan debt is now the second highest consumer debt category - behind only mortgage debt - and higher than both credit cards and auto loans. […] There are more than 44 million borrowers who collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt in the U.S. alone. The average student in the Class of 2016 has $37,172 in student loan debt.