Join Jillian Berman, MarketWatch's deputy enterprise editor and Betsy Mayotte, the founder of the Institute of Student Loan Advisors for a discussion of the latest student loan news, and they will share their expertise on the payment pause, debt forgiveness and any other student loan-related questions on your mind.

Fri, Aug 19, 2022 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
Jillian Berman
Deputy Enterprise Editor, MarketWatch
Jillian Berman is the Deputy Enterprise Editor at MarketWatch. She's covered student debt for the site since 2015, when MarketWatch was one of the first national news outlets to hire a reporter dedicated to the topic. She also writes a column called Extra Credit, which explores the news through the lens of debt. From 2019 to 2020, she was a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University and received her MBA from Columbia Business School in 2021.
Betsy Mayotte
Founder, Institute of Student Loan Advisors
Betsy is the President and Founder of The Institute of Student Loan Advisors (TISLA). She has been working in the student loan industry doing compliance and advocacy work for over 20 years and has helped thousands of borrowers successfully manage their student loans.

Betsy works closely with policy makers, regulators, employers and other advocacy organizations to help ensure that student loans are a step up for students – not a set up. In addition, Mayotte frequently conducts regulatory trainings for the higher education financing industry both in the United States and as far away as the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. She is regularly quoted in the media on student loan issues including the Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and the Boston Globe. Betsy was born and raised in Lowell, MA and currently lives in Plymouth, MA.