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Student loans could rise with inflation

Current students will face interest rates of 1.5% this September. Photo: Stuart Anthony

Almost three million students and graduates are facing higher interest rates to their loans due to sharp inflation increases this year, says an Independent report.

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Student loan interest rate at 0%

The government has set the interest rate on student loans to 0%, disconnecting it from the rate of inflation. This means deflation will not reduce the amount students have to pay back.

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