WHERE TO WATCH
Senator Warren To Cancel Student Loan Debt
April 23, 2019
Presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren has proposed a plan to cancel student loan debt. The president of Southeastern University, Dr. Ken Ingle, joined Cheddar News' Hena Doba to break down the senator's plan.
M.M. LaFleur Looks To Help Women Running For Office
Feb 12, 2019
Calif. Congressman Is Optimistic About Bipartisan Student Loan Bill in Pelosi's House
The daunting task of paying back astronomical student loans may soon be less taxing, California Congressman Scott Peters tells told Cheddar Tuesday. Rep. Peters (D-Calif.) has received 99 co-sponsors on his bipartisan Employer Participation in Repayment Act, which would allow employers to contribute to their employees' student loan payments, tax-free.
Feb 12, 2020
Startup Calls Out Major Gap in Student Loan Bankruptcy Process
Student loan debt in the U.S. is exceeding $1.5 trillion, but when people are filing for bankruptcy that debt is rarely included in the filing. Reset Button is trying to change that by being the middle man between people in debt and an attorney they need. Rob Hunter, CEO & co-founder of Reset Button, joined Cheddar to discuss.
Jun 10, 2019
Chegg Aims to Help Employees Struggling With Student Loan Debt
Dan Rosensweig, CEO of Chegg, explains why the student-connected education platform decided to implement a new employee benefit, offering low-paid employees $5,000 annually towards student loan debt, and high-paid employees $3,000.