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In 2020, a study by the Vermont Futures Project found that after paying for rent, childcare, food, cars, insurance, and an estimated $635 a month in student loans, a couple with one child would have about $75 a month in disposable income.

Philanthropy can pave the way for new strategies to minimize debt and increase education attainment. Our new Insight Hub brief shares three such strategies that should be top-of-mind for charitable individuals.

IN THIS BRIEF, DISCOVER:

  • Three actions to help Vermonters struggling with student debt
  • Data on education attainment and income in Vermont
  • Testimonials from national and local experts
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The Stranglehold of Student Debt: How charitable giving can bring relief

In 2020, a study by the Vermont Futures Project found that after paying for rent, childcare, food, cars, insurance, and an estimated $635 a month in student loans, a couple with one child would have about $75 a month in disposable income. Philanthropy can pave the way for new strategies to minimize debt and increase education attainment.

Read the brief "The Stranglehold of Student Debt: How charitable giving can bring relief" »