Our Student Loan Secrets
More Americans are taking out more debt to pay for higher education, but we often don’t feel comfortable talking about our student loans.
Death, Sex & Money wants to show you that you’re not alone.
Where do you fit?
Tell us how you paid for college, whether you have student debt, and if so, how much you owe. We’ll show you where you fit in the statistics and send you a listener story that’s similar to yours.
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“I feel fooled and bamboozled about the American dream.”
“If you looked at my life, there’s an illusion that financially I’m fine.”
“Anyone can get out of their student debt if they’re willing to trade one of their parents.”
“I just paid off all of my student loans!”
People around the world are sharing their experiences with student loans.
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About the podcast
Death, Sex & Money is a podcast from WNYC Studios about the things we think about a lot and need to talk about more. Host Anna Sale interviews people who are famous and not, about relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we’re here. Subscribe here.