Florida has recently been suspending healthcare licenses of people whose student loans are in default. The whole student loan system is broken and there’s plenty of blame to go around for that, but does this policy really help anyone?
The Florida Board of Health has suspended thousands of healthcare licenses over defaults on student loans many used to earn their licenses. But many are concerned that the new crackdown may only worsen the student loan crisis.
If they aren’t paying their loans while they have an income, what makes anyone think they’ll start paying the loans once they have no income?