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What Happens To Your Student Loan Payment When You Die?

If, unlike rapper Dee-1, you haven’t quite finished paying Sallie Mae back, you may be wondering what would happen to your student loan if you were to die. The answer varies depending on the source of the loan and the existence of a co-signer, and Kelly McNerney found an article that breaks down the possibilities fairly clearly. (And yes, Sallie Mae will forgive the debt.)