Effective Compassion | Seniors are increasingly facing student loan debt and poverty
by Charissa Koh
Posted 6/26/19, 05:14 pm
Students loans, medical costs, and a lack of retirement savings are driving more seniors below the poverty line.
Americans age 60 and older owe more than $86 billion in student loans, according to a report from CBS News, which cited data obtained from the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.