Federal Student Loan Forgiveness - November Deadline
President Biden has announced $10,000 (and $20,000 for recipients of Pell Grants) in student loan debt forgiveness for all borrowers making less than $125,000 a year. A simple application will need to be completed by November 15th. Visit StudentAid.gov/DebtRelief to learn more. COVID-19 emergency relief measures pausing payments on student loans were extended on ED-owned federal student loans through December 31, 2022.
Health insurance deadline: December 15
Delegates Joseline Peña-Melnyk, Ben Barnes, Mary Lehman and I want to be sure all working families are able to sign up for affordable health insurance. Now -- through December 15 -- is the time to learn about coverage -- and other ways to save money on health insurance.
Open enrollment runs from November 1 to December 15. Be sure to enroll or change plans by visiting www.marylandhealthconnection.gov or call toll-free 1-855-642-8572.
Happy Thanksgiving! My wife Sheilah joins me in wishing you and your family a very happy Thanksgiving.
Please let me know if there are other issues you have questions or thoughts about. And, of course, feel free to be in touch if I can be of help to you. Just email 21stDistrictDelegation@gmail.com.