Feds Are Cutting Social Security Benefits From Retirees Who Can’t Pay Back Student Loans

While most attention in the ongoing student debt crisis narrative has focused on new graduates, it turns out the federal government has been quietly targeting a different group of debtors: retirees.  grandparents-300x225 Feds Are Cutting Social Security Benefits From Retirees Who Can’t Pay Back Student Loans

The Treasury Department has been withholding as much as 15 percent of Social Security benefits from “a rapidly growing number of Social Security recipients who have fallen behind on federal student loans,