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Millions Of Americans Defer Loan Payments Amid Pandemic

The number of Americans deferring mortgages, student loan bills and car payments surged in May.

Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson speaks with Jill Schlesinger, business analyst for CBS News and host of “Jill On Money,” about what happens when banks stop letting customers skip payments later this summer.

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