How to Curb Student Debt and Better Manage Repayment

Lynn Russo Whylly's picture
Thursday, May 9, 2013

The average overall loan debt for bachelor’s degree recipients is fairly manageable (about $26,500 for the class of 2011, according to The Institute for College Access and Success). Still, students and families are shouldering a greater portion of the cost of college through loans than they ever have before.