Support Groups: A Saving Grace
July 19, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Currently Viewing
A 'Common Sense' Bill to Help Young Cancer Survivors
July 12, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Immunotherapy Pioneers
June 28, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
A Chat With One Extraordinary Healer
June 21, 2018 – Beth Fand Incollingo and Brielle Urciuoli
Talking to Kids About Cancer
June 14, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Celebrating Big
June 07, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Getting "Ballsy" During Men's Health Month
May 31, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Amy Robach: I Live Like I'm Dying
May 24, 2018 – Katie Kosko
Navigating the Waves of Cancer Treatment
May 17, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Real Talk About Genetic Testing
May 10, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Your Cancer Game Plan
May 03, 2018 – Katie Kosko and Brielle Urciuoli
'Teal Army' Heroes
April 26, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Minorities and Myeloma: One Advocate's Story
April 19, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
A Candid Conversation With Patrick Dempsey
April 12, 2018 – Katie Kosko
Fans for the Cure
April 05, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Shining a Spotlight on Prostate Cancer
March 29, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Love Over Fear
March 22, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
On Cancer, Coping and Creativity
March 15, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Let's Fight
March 08, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Barbells for Boobs
March 01, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli

A 'Common Sense' Bill to Help Young Cancer Survivors

If passed, the H.R. 2976 bill would defer student loan payments for individuals who are undergoing cancer treatment. Hear what one advocate had to say about it. 
BY Brielle Urciuoli
PUBLISHED July 12, 2018
Paying for cancer treatment while keeping up with student loans can be difficult for many survivors. But, a new bill was introduced to Congress that, if passed, would defer student loans until after the person finishes active treatment.

This week, we spoke to Erin Price, a state leader for the Young Survival Coalition and board member for Critical Mass, about the H.R. 2976 bill, which she recently advocated for at Capitol Hill.
Be the first to discuss this article on CURE's forum. >>
Talk about this article with other patients, caregivers, and advocates in the General Financial Topics CURE discussion group.

Related Articles

1
×

Sign In

Not a member? Sign up now!
×

Sign Up

Are you a member? Please Log In