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     January 9, 2020      #48-9 sdj
FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2019, file photo Virginia Tech students walk across the Drillfield in the snow in Blacksburg Va. Income-driven repayment plans help more than 8 million federal student loan borrowers afford their monthly payments. But these borrowers can still run into trouble if they don’t

8 million student loan borrowers must do this in

8 millones de prestatarios de préstamos estudiantiles deben hacer esto en

By RYAN LANE of NerdWallet

More than 8 million federal student loan borrowers use income-driven repayment plans. These plans can drop payments to $0 based on a borrower’s income and family size. And after 20 or 25 years — 10 if you work in public service — any remaining balance is forgiven.

But to stay on these plans, you must recertify your personal information annually. Failing to do so can lead to consequences like increased ...

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