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Money Makeover

Three-part strategy should ease nurse’s student-loan debt

Amanda Johnson just started her job as an RN at a local VA hospital, but now has to pay off an enormous student loan. Amanda Johnson just started her job as an RN at a local VA hospital, but now has to pay off an enormous student loan. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff)
By Lynn Asinof
Globe Correspondent / April 25, 2010

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Amanda Johnson, a recently licensed registered nurse, had a new job, a new car, a new apartment, and a longtime boyfriend. Life would have been great if she hadn’t also accumulated $99,000 in school-loan debt along the way. (Full article: 913 words)

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