student loan default State Recommends H.S. Students Get Financial Literacy Education To Avoid College Loan Default By Associated Press • Jun 27, 2017 wcpn.org An advisory group that reviews debt-collection practices for unpaid student loans at Ohio's public colleges has recommended high school students receive financial literacy education. Portman Backing Bill To Eliminate Tax Penalty On Certain Student Loans By Associated Press • Feb 18, 2017 A group of U.S. Senators is backing a proposal to eliminate a tax penalty levied on student loans forgiven after the death or disability of the borrower. Group Will Review College Debt Collection Practices By Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Sep 8, 2016 thebudgetnistablog.com Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says a new advisory group will meet this month to review the debt-collection practices for unpaid student loans at public colleges and universities. Ohio 10th Nationally In Student Loan Defaults By Alison Holm & Associated Press • Oct 21, 2013 Ohio's student loan default rate is among the 10 highest in the country with nearly 30 thousand people defaulting on federal loans they were supposed to start repaying in 2010.