Are You or a Family Member Struggling With Student Loan Debt?
Student loans are intimidating and confusing. With dozens of loan types and more than 100 repayment solutions, just knowing if you're doing the right thing is difficult.
Our union is here to help you explore your options.
Student Loan Debt Services for YOUR Benefit.
NYSUT has partnered with Cambridge Credit Counseling to offer members like you the opportunity to improve your financial life.
But, our union has your back with solutions that may help you reduce or eliminate student loan debt.
NYSUT chose Cambridge Credit Counseling because they are a non-profit debt relief agency with a mission to help you get out of debt fast while giving you the tools and support you need to stay debt free forever.
There are several ways NYSUT members can get student loan consultation:
Student Loan Debt Webinars
We know how stressful and complicated it can be to navigate your student loans. It's difficult to get straight answers. That's why we've created a series of live webinars to help answer your questions.
Get the straight answers you deserve. Webinars are led by Cambridge Credit Counseling and offer NYSUT members the following:
- Personal advice from a student loan counselor to help you better understand the various student loan repayment options with a focus on Teacher Loan Cancellation and Public Service Loan Forgiveness programs.
- Opportunity to schedule a free counseling session with a certified student loan counselor.
- Access to a student loan portal that will quickly identify all of your options and provide a detailed action plan that you can then discuss with a certified student loan counselor.
Student Debt Solutions Portal
NYSUT members get a discounted rate on the Cambridge Student Debt Solutions portal, which will help you create a detailed action plan for all of your options and provides step-by-step instructions to help you put solutions into place.
Contact a Student Loan Specialist
While the workshops and Solutions Portal are the best ways to get started on the right path, if you're not sure where to start, you are welcome to reach out to a student loan specialist for direct, honest help.