Outstanding Student Loan Debt to Hit $1 Trillion Before End of 2011
"Yes, I regret going to college." These are words from a GenX-er who sees her college-educated son struggle to pay his student loans back. Until recently, experts predicted that student loan debt would reach $1 trillion around June 2012. Now, according to USA Today, we're just $50 billion (and two months) short of reaching this epic mark. Crynn Johannsen reports.