Student Loan Trap: A decision that could 'ruin your life'

An Oyster Bay man who took out student loans more than 15 years ago says not only is he still paying them back, but they have ruined his life.

John Koch says he originally borrowed $69,000 back in 1996 to attend college and become a lawyer. However, after failing the bar exam three times, Koch gave up on his dream and the reality of his student loan debt started to sink in.

Koch says...

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