Joe Valenti

Joe Valenti is a senior strategic policy advisor at the AARP Public Policy Institute. His areas of expertise include consumer debt, predatory lending practices, and access to safe and affordable financial products and advice. Read his full biography.
A Black couple sits together and looks at a computer screen while holding bills
A payment pause and expanded employer assistance help some borrowers tackle their student loans, although others are left out.
College costs have increased substantially from 1964 to today, and higher costs and borrowing may affect young workers’ retirement security
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