Archive for March 2017

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Presentation Links 

by Jeff Sargeant–Health, Safety and Welfare Chair
Presentation at 3/25/17 Membership Meeting

Jeff’s Presentation Slideshow: 

* tiny.cc/lg-pslf

All the official info on the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program: 

* studentaid.gov/publicservice

To find out what type of loans you have: 

* National Student Loan Data System – www.nslds.ed.gov

Information on Direct Consolidation Loans: 

* studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/consolidation

Info on Income-Driven Repayment plans, and application to change plan: 

* studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/understand/plans/income-driven

Find the Federal Poverty Values at: 

* aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines

Student Loan Payment Estimator for each of the repayment plans: 

* studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/mobile/repayment/repaymentEstimator.action

Employment Certification Form: 

* studentaid.ed.gov/sa/sites/default/files/public-service-employment-certification-form.pdf

* Pre-filled with LAPL info: tiny.cc/lapl-pslf-form

* Mail to: FedLoan Servicing, P.O. Box 69184, Harrisburg, PA 17106-9184

* Or, fax to: 717-720-1628

Info on IRS Data Retrieval Tool for certifying income each year: 

* StudentAid.gov/irsdrt

Political Action News

Political Action Committee Meeting:

Friday, March 24; dinner and networking starts at 6, business starts at 7
Silver Lake Branch, 2411 Glendale Blvd, LA 90039
 
Join the Political Action Committee for a monthly planning meeting.  We will continue to discuss ways in which the Guild can support librarians and patrons in the current climate. Work has begun and more help is needed, so plan to be a part of the movement!
Please rsvp to politicalactionlg2626@gmail.com so we can plan dinner accordingly.