The US Department of Education maintains numerous online resources to help you understand and plan for student loan debt.
A good place to start is the Federal Student Aid website.
Here are some helpful quicklinks:
For links to various brochures, videos, tools, fact sheets, click here >
OTHER FEDERAL RESOURCES
Interested in consolidating your loans? See the US Department of Education: Loan Consolidation site.
The Federal Trade Commission provides a guide to deceptive student lending offers and how to avoid them.
To find out who is servicing your loan, use the National Student Loan Data System.