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Do your homework on income-based student loan plans

Kelly Dilworth

If you’re a recent grad with more debt than you can manage, you may be eligible for federal loan assistance that caps your monthly payments based on how much you take in. But, one more time, do your homework. New research makes a persuasive argument that choosing between repayment plans, like choosing between colleges, can have a significant and long-lasting impact on graduates’ financial lives.
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