By the time someone is in school or finished with school, the pressure is high enough to quick get a job, family and the happy American life one is expected to have after graduation. The stress of paying off student debt can make the building of that desired life a difficult task.
Now that spring is here, many high school seniors in New Jersey are busy deciding which college to attend in the fall. After that, most will have to make an even harder decision about how they will pay for their education.
It is a terrible feeling when you have to ignore another phone call because you assume that the unfamiliar number on your phone screen is a debt collector. Some individuals may let their voice mailbox fill up just so that the collectors cannot continue leaving new voicemails. The individual might avoid the mailbox for weeks at a time because the mounting stacks of bills feel overwhelming, and defeating.