Americans Support Federal Action to Make Student Loan Repayment Easier
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Americans Support Federal Action to Make Student Loan Repayment Easier

Majorities see loans as important to help pay for college, but worry about those struggling to repay

Posted: Oct. 14, 2019
Author(s): Sarah Sattelmeyer, Rich Williams
Organization(s): Pew Charitable Trusts

Most Americans believe that student loans can help open doors to better careers and rising incomes, according to this report. They also agree that it is reasonable to borrow to pay for higher education, given the benefits of a college degree. At the same time, the report states that more people are concerned about one’s ability to easily repay loans—and the impact that has on the economy.

Read the report