Student loan payments have been suspended for 6 months by Trump

Must Read

Jacksonville, NC woman accused of beating dementia elderly nursing home patient, no charges yet filed

A Jacksonville woman is being accused of assaulting an elderly dementia patient at Carolina Rivers Nursing Home. Jacksonville Police Department...

South Carolina man accused of killing his 5-day-old son in North Carolina

A 28-year-old man is sitting in jail after a police investigation revealed that he killed his 5-day-old son. Police say...

DC Attorney General says Trump family broke the law, puts Ivanka Trump on blast

All hell is breaking loose in the White House as the Trump administration comes to an end. District of Columbia...
Gerald Jacksonhttps://thencbeat.com
Hi, my name is Gerald Jackson and I am 24-years-old. I was born and raised in Troy, Alabama. I currently reside in North Carolina. I am a Journalist, Influencer, Content Creator, and a Man of Faith! I have been blogging for 4 years and I love it! I don't shy away from the truth, always speak my mind, and before I take anything back, I'll add more to it. Follow me on my social media below to keep up with my personal life. LOL!

The President of The United States of America announced Thursday that he is suspending student loan payments for six months due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

In the news conference, Trump said loan payments will be revisited after the six months are up. He didn’t specify if the six-month period applied to only federal student loans in the news conference. 

Trump said the Department of Education will release more than $6 billion in emergency grant funding for college students impacted by the cancellation of classes and suspension of housing.

Colleges must use the funding to provide cash grants for expenses such as course materials, technology, food, housing, health care, childcare and other expenses related to disruptions caused by COVID-19, the release said. 

The colleges will determine which students will receive the cash grants. 

Don't miss another juicy story!

Enter your email address to subscribe to The NC Beat and receive notifications of new posts by email.






0
0
vote
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Jacksonville, NC woman accused of beating dementia elderly nursing home patient, no charges yet filed

A Jacksonville woman is being accused of assaulting an elderly dementia patient at Carolina Rivers Nursing Home. Jacksonville Police Department...

South Carolina man accused of killing his 5-day-old son in North Carolina

A 28-year-old man is sitting in jail after a police investigation revealed that he killed his 5-day-old son. Police say Christopher Joseph Riddle was at...

DC Attorney General says Trump family broke the law, puts Ivanka Trump on blast

All hell is breaking loose in the White House as the Trump administration comes to an end. District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine put...

President Trump files lawsuit against Facebook, claiming they discriminated against American Workers

Soon-to-be former President Donald J. Trump has filed a lawsuit against Facebook claiming that the social media giant discriminated against American workers because it...

North Carolina business owner cited for putting customers at risk of COVID-19 by discouraging mask in store

A North Carolina business owner has been criminally charged with a misdemeanor after encouraging customers not to wear a mask inside her business, putting...

More Articles Like This

Don't miss another juicy story!

Enter your email address to subscribe to The NC Beat and receive notifications of new posts by email.

0 0 vote
Article Rating
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x