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Data Point: Borrower Experiences on Income-Driven Repayment

Our data point reports are prepared by our Office of Research to provide an evidence-based perspective on consumer financial markets, consumer behavior, and regulations to inform the public discourse. This data point documents which student loan borrowers use income-driven repayment (IDR) and how their delinquencies on student loans and other credit products evolve as they transition onto IDR plans. The report follows borrowers throughout their first year on IDR and shows how some borrowers continue to pursue lower payments while others transition back to standard repayment. 

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