Blood, Debt and Tears: Helping Out With the Student Loan Crisis

37 million Americans have outstanding student loans. That’s money that could be going towards stimulating the economy or driving innovation. But there’s help to be had! Lilan Bowden looks at solutions from Obama’s new Loan Forgiveness Act to Occupy Wall Street’s debt-buying offshoot, we do our best to help you pay off that Masters in Fine Arts degree.

Find out if you qualify for the Income-Based Repayment Plan.
Still confused about financial aid? There's a whole wealth of knowledge here.
Want to help abolish pesky debt? Roll on over to RollingJubilee.org.
Learn more about the Student Loan Forgiveness Act.

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