May 28, 2019

What it’s like being over 50 with student loans to pay

Midwest farmers take another hit. Treasury bonds seem like a good bet these days. A lot of Americans over 50 are still paying off their student loans. What are your frequent flyer miles worth, anyway?

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Some Americans age 50 and older still paying student loans

May 28, 2019
For some, student loan payments continue for decades.
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Music from the episode

La chanson de Slogan - BOF "Slogan" Serge Gainsbourg, Jane Birkin

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director