Let's get specific about the student loan debt situation here in America. I know, you're probably tired of my campaign to warn aspiring (and current) college students about the perils of signing up for all those relatively easy-to-obtain college loans out there. If so, pardon my seeming obsession about this.
But college is expensive, sometimes exceedingly so. How you handle that expense can have a huge influence on how you live your post-college years, maybe even decades. In that light, then, let's take a deeper look at some facts about student loan debt and discover some details you may not have known.