Tag: debt forgiveness
More Americans Support Blanket Student Debt Forgiveness, Here’s Why They are Wrong 
A recent GoBankingRates survey found that over 50% of Americans want student-loan forgiveness for everyone with any student-loan debt. Considering Democratic lawmakers are hoping President Joe Biden will keep his promise to cancel $50,000 in student debt per person, this data could certainly be used for leverage. But while the number of Americans who...
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The Real Lesson of John Oliver’s Medical Debt Forgiveness Stunt
Late-night TV host John Oliver recently caused a stir by attacking debt collectors in a clever way. He set up his own collection agency, bought $15 million of medical bad debt, and then forgave it all. This was all done on TV, to the cheers of his audience. Oliver claimed to have outdone Oprah...
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