One way out of a student debt crisis – CNBC

Matt Sivertsen, CFP® quoted on ideas to consider before taking student debt and how to tackle it after college.

For those crippled by their student loan payments, the new year is a great time to consider refinancing to get back on track.

Forty-three million people in the United States owe some amount of student loans, according to the Center for American Progress. With the class of 2015 being the most indebted class ever, according to Mark Kantrowitz, publisher of college comparison site, and 2016 well on its way to topping that, it is no surprise that millennials are weighted down by debt.