Understanding Your Student Loan Debt

Tuesday, October 22, 2019:   5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

How do I pay for college? If I take out student loans, when does repayment start? What are the consequences if I can't pay back my student loans? What happens if I take out student loans and my college closes? Whether you already have a student loan or are just considering taking out a student loan, it is important to understand how student loans work and how to use them without creating problems in the future. This class will provide information on how student loans work and what happens and what to do if you stop paying your student loans.

Class Covers:

  • Things to consider before taking out student loans
  • Federal vs. private student loans
  • How to get student loans
  • Overview of the repayment process
  • Consequences of not paying back student loans
  • How to identify student loan scams
  • Legal assistance services
  • And much more!

Presented by: Josephine S. Lee, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA)

Registration Fee: FREE
Classes fill up fast. Register today to reserve your seat! You must check-in 10 minutes prior to class time to ensure your seat is not reassigned to waiting list and walk-in attendees.

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice:
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.



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