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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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PSJD’s Public Interest News Digest

Stay Informed on Legal Responses Across the Country to Social Justice Issues Check out this news digest for recent public interest news stories! Some of the topics discussed include Reproductive Rights, Free and Fair Elections; Rule of Law & Voting Rights; Systemic Racism; Pro Bono Response; Student Loans & Student Debt; Immigration, Refugee & Citizenship […]

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Government & Public Interest

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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Government & Public Interest

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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Government & Public Interest

Student Debt Relief Basics: How to Repay Your Loans and Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Wednesday, April 28, 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET A must attend for anyone with student debt, this free Equal Justice Works webinar explains how to reduce your monthly student loan payments and qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness. Register here!  If you cannot attend live, register and you’ll receive the recording 24-48 hours after the presentation.

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Government & Public Interest

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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Funding Your Public Interest Career: A Workshop Series Presented by PILF & CSO

Details, links and program descriptions available on SAGE.

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Government & Public Interest

EJW Webinar: How to Repay Your Loans & Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 3-4pm ET, Register here A must attend for anyone with student debt, this free webinar explains how to manage your monthly student loan payments and qualify for and earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness. For further information on borrowing, repaying and earning forgiveness on student loans, download EJW’s free, comprehensive e-book at […]

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ABA’s Preparing for 2021 and Beyond: The Outlook for Public Interest Lawyers and Advocacy

This year has seen systemic issues of race, rights, and access to justice brought to light in new ways through the lens of a global pandemic and a politically divided nation, and attorneys with LSC-funded legal aid programs have been on the frontlines of many of these challenges. Listen to the recording of the American […]