Stay up to date with state and federal protections, which includes changes in pandemic assistance and student loan protections. Check for the latest updates from the Department of Education here
Manage existing debt by remembering to pay on time, and remember that you have the power to negotiate additional fees by reaching out to your lender. See additional information
on credit card debt relief during COVID
Research, Research, Research! Banks are offering a variety of consumer protections
, so be sure to research which ones are most helpful to you and if your bank could have made the list!