• NEW STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT PLAN SAVE – “SAVING ON A VALUABLE EDUCATION” “SAVE” – New Student Loan Repayment Plan (8/23) 8/2023 To the relief of student [...]

  • Published On: July 19, 2023

    IMPORTANT PROGRESS FOR STUDENT LOAN BORROWERS WHO HAVE BEEN IN REPAYMENT TWO DECADES OR MORE Posting from the National Consumer Law Center Important Progress for Student Loan Borrowers Reposting from NCLC, July [...]

  • Education Loans Can Be Discharged in Bankruptcy Busting myths about bankruptcy and private student loans By Robert G. Cameron – APR 12, 2022 (Reprint from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau "www.CFPB.gov".  The following is an [...]

  • Operators of Student Loan Debt Relief Scheme Banned From Providing Debt Relief Services as Part of Settlement with FTC (Reprint from Federal Trade Commission, May 17, 2021) The operators of [...]

  • CFPB Charges Performance SLC and Performance Settlement, Daniel Crenshaw, with Using Deceptive Tactics November 5, 2020 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) filed a complaint against Performance SLC, LLC [...]

  • CFPB Settles with Discover Bank, the Student Loan Corporation and Discover Products for violating a consent order and other unlawful practices December 22, 2020 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a [...]

  • Published On: October 17, 2020

    The following is a warning from the Federal Trade Commission regarding scams you may receive about your student loans.  Read the warning and watch the very short video. October 13, 2020, by Traci Armani, [...]

  • In a large victory for consumers, The University of Phoenix agreed to pay $50 million in cash and cancel $141 million in debt owed to the school by students harmed by their deceptive ads. Phoenix’s [...]

  •   By CFPB – MAR 16, 2020 (the following is a reprint from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s website) Federal, state, and local governments are working to respond to the growing public health threat of coronavirus, [...]

  • Published On: March 1, 2020

    Older student loan borrowers quadrupled since 2005 According to a report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB.gov) The number of consumers age 60 and older with student loan debt has quadrupled over the last [...]