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The Steady Drop

Is There Really a Student Loan Crisis?

The reality of college debt and steps to address it.

Charcoal drawing of the young woman/old woman optical illusion.
The classic Young/Old Woman test. (Image courtesy of

It seems like everyone is giving the issue of student loans the Bob Rumson treatment: making you afraid of it and telling you who’s to blame for it.

That’s how you win elections and sell newspapers, but it does nothing to actually help solve the problem.



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