Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) is a popular program that millions of student loan borrowers are depending on. PSLF provides for complete forgiveness of federal student loans after 120 “qualifying payments.” A qualifying payment is one made on a Direct federal student loan under an income-driven repayment plan or the 10-year Standard plan, while working full-time for a qualifying employer (typically a public entity or 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization).
The program has been a hot topic lately, especially in these polarized political times. It can be difficult to stay on top of the latest developments. Here’s where things stand.Read More