Opinion: What student loan forgiveness gave me

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 03, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 03, 2022 4:00 AM CT
Aisling Mäki
Daily Memphian

Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 

I’m a Gen Xer whose family saw college as a surefire ticket to the fabled American Dream. It instead left me saddled with debt, until now. 


Aisling Maki student loan debt


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