Personal Responsibility in the Student Loan Crisis
The national student debt load is now larger than $1.5 trillion. Let me write that out for you: $1500000000000. That’s a lot of zeros! Almost 1/3 of Americans say they have lingering student debt. Young people are being forced to delay life milestones such as marriage simply because they cannot afford them. These outstanding statistics clearly demonstrate that we have a crisis on our hands; but whose fault is it anyway and how should we deal with it?