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Student loan debt is increasing by $2853.99 a second (CNN Money).
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Graduating with Debt? You’re Not Alone

In fact, you’re far from being alone. Our annual Planning & Progress study is out for 2017, and the debt dilemma is real. Nearly three quarters of Americans are living with debt today, averaging $37,000 (excluding mortgage payments!)

The problem stems further than their bank accounts – four in ten said their debt gives is a “high” or “moderate” source of their anxiety. If your school loans are giving you anxiety, worry no more – anything can be accomplished with a plan. Check out our “Paying Down Debt Resource Center,” and learn more about what next steps to take.

Once you land your first job check off this to-do list to make sure your future is covered.