Stories tagged: "loans"


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True or False: Common Claims About Inflation in Michigan

Inflation is still hovering at a 40-year high. Will the Inflation Reduction Act or student loan forgiveness make a difference in Michigan?

President Joe Biden speaks on the campaign trail on Aug. 10, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Biden Cancels Student $10-20K Loan Debt, Extends Repayment Pause, Announces Reforms for Future Repayments

The announcement, which came after months of deliberation, will provide immediate relief to an estimated 1.4 million Michiganders who’ve struggled with the financial albatross of student loan debt and help millions of future students avoid crushing monthly payments. 

Millions of Michiganders are waiting on news of student loan forgiveness.
Voters Want Student Debt Erased—But Many Michiganders Don’t Have to Wait

Some Michigan graduates don’t have to wait on the White House to start seeing their student loans erased.

The iconic St. Patrick's hats that Blue Shamrock used to celebrate birthdays.
This Pub Is Alive Thanks to Grants and COVID Relief. Now They’re Ready To Party This St. Patrick’s Day.

The kind of support that The Blue Shamrock had is coming to restaurants across Michigan in President Biden's COVID relief plan.

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Want To Know How Bad Michiganders Are Hurting Without Federal Help? Just Read Dennis Williams’ Story.

Coronaivrus has almost completely knocked out this Michigan entrepreneur’s business. A second round of the government’s Paycheck Protection Program could finally offer some relief.