Plans For Student Loans on Newsfeed - Ahh, it’s that time of year again… flowers have bloomed, the weather is warming and graduating college students are contemplating bankruptcy because they have 200 grand in student loans to pay off thanks to their shiny new American Studies degree. So let me give you a few tips on how to beat those student loan blues. 1. Consolidate your debt onto low interest credit cards with great perks like airline miles. 2. Remember to claim them on your taxes. If you don’t know the exact numbers just make them up. I hear the IRS is really lax on that type of stuff and 3. Getting a job is always a good idea you lazy slacker.