Sweeping changes to streamline Public Loan Forgiveness program, but borrowers must act by Oct. 31

The Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program has always sounded simple: work in the public sector, pay your loans for 10 years, get the rest forgiven tax free. But every borrower who has interacted with the program knows it’s not that simple. That’s about to change, as the federal government revamps the program.