Saddled with Student Debt? Where To Find Help

BY Elizabeth Shell  June 11, 2012 at 1:59 PM EST

Here’s a running debt clock tracking total student loans in America (the mechanics of which are at finaid.org, one of the sites run by financial aid expert Mark Kantrowitz.). If you’re like one of the debt-saddled folks we’ve profiled, we urge you to check out the latest edition of the Income Based Repayment Plan at Kantrowitz’s site or directly from the government.

If you missed it, here’s a roundup of our recent reporting on the trillion-dollar student debt crisis and its impact on the economy:

This entry is cross-posted on the Making Sen$e page, where correspondent Paul Solman answers your economic and business questions