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wants to direct financial support toward poorer students, saying there’s no reason to subsidize richer ones.
originally posted by: dogstar23
a reply to: JAGStorm
I had to forego a LOT in life to pay my student loans. If others get half a house worth of debt forgiveness leg up. If they want to give me and everyone else what we paid, with interest, then fine. And give everyone else who didn't have student loans a commensurate sum, then fine.
But selecting a segment of the population for a MASSIVE boon that held back any early wealth building from another segment of the population, largely paid for BY the folks who had to pay their loans back for years? No way. I would personally go to war over this.
originally posted by: underwerks
I constantly here people saying “it wouldn’t be fair to the rest of us who sacrificed and paid off our student debt!”
If a person wants everyone else to go through the same hardships they did because they turned out fine, they didn’t in fact turn out fine.
originally posted by: Charliebrowndog
so lets say this becomes an option and it is known by all that this will take place. What is to stop people from maxing out all their credit cards, buying new vehicles, etc. It is just really, really, stupid. Reminds me of cash for clunkers.
American Debt Erasing Jubilee
originally posted by: tanstaafl
originally posted by: BrianFlanders
The funny thing is that all this debt is really just modern day slavery.
Ummm... no. It isn't that hard to not get into debt, it just takes a little discipline, and a few functioning brain cells.
People are working themselves into the grave to buy disposable junk.
Stupid people, maybe. I try not to even buy disposable junk, and certainly don't go into debt for it.
And ultimately, all of this stuff they're buying is generally stuff that could be a lot cheaper (but isn't because the people at the top are so greedy).
Yeah, those workers demanding to be paid a lot more than they are worth sure are greedy!
See how that works?
People are working with $500 a month car payments for vehicles that will be practically worn out in less than ten years
Stupid people, maybe. Not me.
Debt is criminal.
Rotflmao! A nonsensical statement if I've ever heard one.
originally posted by: PorteurDeMort
So what exactly do you think would be a better solution?
Since your previous response was literally just insulting people who are you.
You're part of the problem if you're not part of the solution.
originally posted by: toysforadults
Corporations get debt jubilee everyday
But that's probably cool with you