photo of WTTW Chicago Tonight segment on student loans

…“There’s a lot of pieces to the puzzle here, obviously not all debt is created equal,” said Horacio Mendez, president of the Woodstock Institute, an economic advocacy group in Chicago. “There’s debt that’s affordable based on what income you’re able to get, and a lot of that comes with the education you get, the school you went to and the job that you were able to get afterwards.

Watch the segment from February 16