Financial Counseling South Bay Series: Managing Your Student Loan Debt

Join us for a FREE “Managing Your Student Loan Debt” workshop at the City of Santa Clara Mission Branch Library.

When you graduate, withdraw from school, or drop below half-time you will need to figure out how to repay your student loans. At this workshop, we will review strategies that can help you manage the repayment process and avoid default. You will also learn about federal loan repayment options and programs including income-driven plans, loan forgiveness, and discharge, forbearance and deferment.

Event Details


Time

Thursday, February 20, 2020

6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Contact

Questions? Email Amy Cote at acote@santaclaraca.gov.

Presentation topics include:

  • Preparing to repay your student loans
  • Federal repayment plans and programs
  • Managing student loans repayment
  • Avoiding default
  • Student loans debt relief scams

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