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older man with forehead against wall Consumer Financial Protection Bureau data says that Americans over 60 are the fastest-growing category of student loan borrowers and that they have “roughly quadrupled in number between 2005 and 2015.” (Photo: Getty)

AARP is wading into the fight over student loans, taking up the cause in some state capitals to more tightly regulate abusive student loan collection practices.

Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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