This report, by the SBPC and the Credit Builders Alliance, highlights the secret price student loan borrowers pay for common consumer credit products like a mortgage, auto loan, or credit card. Using novel consumer reporting agency data, the report shows how student debt affects borrowers’ experience with other consumer financial products.
The report’s findings pose important questions on the compound effect that student debt has for households across the country, especially for the most vulnerable borrowers.
Read the Report: Data Point: The Secret Price Tag of Student Debt
Read the Press Release: New Research Shows Student Debt’s Secret Price Tag