If you attended college, did you have to take out loans? Student loan debt is one of the most common lingering financial burden Tennesseans face. While programs have been created to assist those floundering with repaying student loans, there haven’t been many options for those who simply can’t shoulder the overwhelming burden these high-dollar loans can cause years down the road. If you are considering bankruptcy, you may have heard that student loans can’t be discharged. However, there are currently some instances where a discharge of some or all the debt may be possible.