October 6, 2022
Make a Lasting Impact on Your Overall Financial Health
Jodie Leister LPCC-S, CEAP the Ohio State Employee Assistance Program

Benjamin Franklin once said, “an investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” The problem with this statement by today’s standards is that the interest that is being paid is through character building and life experiences. Many people who grew up in the 1990s were led down a path of adulthood into higher education that encapsulated some of the best times of their lives as well as debt they would have for half of their lives. Over the last few years due to many economic, worldwide events, many of those individuals have seen some relief from the Student Loan debt that they have been saddled with.

October 31, 2022, marks the end of the Limited Public Service Loan Forgiveness Waiver. “Under the limited PSLF waiver, borrowers may receive credit for payments that previously didn’t qualify for PSLF or Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness (TEPSLF).” This is a fantastic opportunity to make a lasting impact on your overall financial health if you can use this program. To make it even simpler, if you are an employee of the OSU Wexner Medical Center, you can take advantage of a complimentary Tuition.io account to help organize and execute the timelines and documents needed for process.

Taking care of all available resources is the simplest way to manage your overall health and well-being. If you are interested in learning more ways to build in the area of financial wellness and debt management, reach out online to our EAP portal—My Life Expert. You can create your private and confidential account by visiting https://osu.mylifeexpert.com/ Once on the OSU My Life Expert page, go to the Sign Up red button in the upper right-hand side of the screen; the company code is buckeyes, and then follow the prompts.