With more than 850,000 private student loans currently in default and thousands of other borrowers struggling to make their payments, attorneys at the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) are urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and policymakers to help borrowers stru
We have testified and written about the urgent need to restore bankruptcy rights for student loan borrowers. A robust debate on this topic is certainly welcome, but it is critical to get the facts straight. Unfortunately, a recent article by Jason Iuliano published in the summer 201
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