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The Latest on Student Loans, October 6th at Noon

Led by Courtney Weiner, presented/organized by DC Refers, and co-sponsored by Tzedek DC, this session will cover federal student loans, including public service loan foregiveness waivers, the new $10K in loan forgiveness, updates to the income-driven repayment program, and the Fresh Start program for borrowers in default. This program will help ensure you are in […]

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AccessLex Loan Counseling and Upcoming PSLF Webinars

Join AccessLex for these upcoming webinars discussing loan repayment and Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) and take advantage of their free individualized loan counseling. How the Biden Administration’s Student Debt Relief Plan Impacts Law Students and Current BorrowersSeptember 22, 2022 12:00 PM EDT The Road to Zero: A Strategic Approach to Student Loan RepaymentOctober 5, […]

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AccessLex Max Scholarship Drawing

A scholarship drawing invitation for BC Law students from AccessLex! Enter to win the chance to reduce your loan debt. How to Be the Next MAX Scholarship Winner of Up to $40,000Register for your Ask EDNA! account to access MAX – your free, personal finance program specifically designed for law school students. All you need to provide […]

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BBA: Navigating Student Loans as New Lawyers

Friday, February 11, 2022, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM, Register hereThe BBA presents live webinars and virtual events via Zoom. Please register for this program through your BBA account at least two hours before the start time of the program to receive the Zoom webinar link. As a new lawyer or a law student soon […]

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AccessLex Loan Forgiveness and Repayment Webinars

Make sure to check out the many wonderful webinars, repayment and budgeting resources, loan calculator and free loan counseling available through AccessLex. For upcoming webinars regarding Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) and loan repayment search their Events section for “Road to Zero” and “Your PSLF Action Plan.”

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Equal Justice Works Webinars Next Week

Rural Summer Legal Corps Application TipsTuesday, February 1, 3:00 p.m. ETJoin Equal Justice Works and Legal Services Corporation to learn more about the Rural Summer Legal Corps Program and how to apply and participate as a Student Fellow this summer!Register here! If you cannot attend live, register and you will receive a link to the recording the […]

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ABA Student Debt Week of Action

Join the American Bar Association (ABA) for the 2021 Student Debt Week of Action on September 20 – 24, 2021. This week, the ABA is working to bring attention to the need for additional student debt relief, including Public Service Loan Forgiveness. Click here for grassroots tools, social media posts, emails, and other resources. 

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The CARES Act and Public Service Loan Forgiveness Recording

Student Loan Expert Heather Jarvis provides details about how the COVID-19 payment suspension impacts student loan borrowers, the latest data on PSLF application approval rates, updated procedures for Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness, the new rule governing “Paid Ahead” status, what to watch during the Biden administration and more! To review this recent recording […]

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Government & Public Interest

AccessLex Law School Scholarship Bank

The AccessLex Law School Scholarship Databank is open for business! AccessLex wants to make it easier for students to find money to help pay for law school and lower their student loan burdens. They created a space where students can search nearly 800 carefully curated and vetted scholarship opportunities and writing competitions, with filters to help them find […]

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Government & Public Interest

Loan Repayment & Public Service Loan Forgiveness Resources

Loan Repayment & Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF): AccessLex Upcoming Webinars The Road to Zero: A Strategic Approach to Student Loan Repayment (11/5 @ 5pm ET) Your PSLF Action Plan (11/10 @ 12pm ET) Financing Your Legal Education (11/10 @ 6pm ET) Loan Repayment Calculator The Road to Zero Repayment Guide AccessConnex Free Graduate Student […]