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A Student Loan Nightmare: The Teacher in the Wrong Payment Plan by RON LIEBER

After $70,000 in payments, one teacher found that he wasn’t in the public service loan forgiveness program after all. Now, he has to start over.. via NYT Your Money http://nyti.ms/2zLSBe7


Finally, Some Answers From Equifax to Your Data Breach Questions by RON LIEBER

How will people get refunds for credit freeze fees? What about those faulty freeze PIN numbers? After a delay, the company responded to our columnist’s many questions.. 8 more words


Equifax, Bowing to Public Pressure, Drops Credit-Freeze Fees by RON LIEBER

The credit reporting agency, which recently disclosed a data breach affecting up to 143 million people, said it would waive the fees until Nov. 21 after receiving numerous complaints.. 8 more words


Equifax’s Instructions Are Confusing. Here’s What to Do Now. by RON LIEBER

You’ll need a credit freeze. You’ll need a fraud alert. And don’t expect Equifax to be much help.. via NYT Your Money http://nyti.ms/2gSGcRi


One Woman’s Slide From Middle Class to Medicaid by RON LIEBER

As the Senate prepares to once again take up its health care deliberations, Medicaid is on the chopping block. Will it be able to pay for your care someday?. 9 more words


The Need to Put Medicaid on a Budget

The GOP healthcare plan, both the House version and the Senate version, are highly imperfect. Yet they each do one thing which is badly needed. 301 more words

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Basing Life on What You Can Afford by RON LIEBER

We all face financial trade-offs. Needs over wants. Faith over financial facts. A dozen people from around the country share their stories.. via NYT Your Money http://nyti.ms/2n5tdMV