Public service loan forgiveness (PSLF)


As a public employee with the County of Ventura, you may be eligible for student loan debt relief with the U.S. Department of Education’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program. PSLF is a federal program created for those in public service jobs, offering the opportunity to have your federal loan balances forgiven after 10 years and 120 qualifying payments. Tax free!

Summer Can Help in Navigating the PSLF Process

To provide expert support and guidance through the PSLF process, the County of Ventura has partnered with Fidelity Investments, to bring you a cost-effective digital solution to navigate the PSLF process through Summer. For a $50 annual fee, Summer’s experts can help County of Ventura employees check eligibility, navigate requirements, compare options, sign, and submit the necessary documentation, making it easy to tackle the PSLF process and wipe out student debt, even if previously denied. 

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Did You Know…?

An estimated 44.7 million Americans have student loan debt – that is 1 out of every 4 adults.  The average student loan debt amount is $37,172 and the average student loan payment is $393/month.