A bill from Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., would let companies contribute retirement savings for employees who cannot afford to match contributions because of student-loan payments. "While a comprehensive response to the student-loan debt crisis is needed, this policy change is an important piece of the puzzle," Wyden says.
Bill would allow retirement contributions for student-loan payers
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