*This article was originally published on the Equal Justice Works Huffington Post blog.
It's not a myth!
Every student loan borrower has to repay their debt, even if they are unable to find a job after graduating or didn't graduate at all. However, some repayment options can lead to your federal student loans being forgiven, canceled, or discharged.
Aside from the good old-fashioned method of paying off your student debt completely, here are the different ways you can say goodbye to student loans: