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Debra faced many challenges growing up – poverty, homelessness – and even abuse. She had no role models and no one in her family made it past their freshman year of high school. She ended up dropping out of middle school. Knowing she needed an education to get a decent job, she returned to school at age 37, but that created a new challenge: $75,000 in student debt... » Read More
Heather’s parents weren’t able to help with college costs, so like many others, she worked her way through school to become a teacher. She got a master’s in education to give herself an edge, but that was before all the teacher lay offs. She didn’t go into teaching expecting a high salary, but it is a struggle to pay the loans and make ends meet. The student loans have become a nightmare... » Read More
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