Sniffing out & Avoiding Student Loan Scams

 Sniffing out & Avoiding Student Loan Scams

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“Enroll now and get your student loans forgiven!”

“We can reduce your student loan payments!”

“Don’t wait. Obama student loan forgiveness ends soon!”

If you’re one of the 43 million people with student loan debt, you’ve likely received emails or seen ads online with those claims. As the student loan relief measures that were instituted under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act come to an end on January 31, 2022, you’ll likely see them even more frequently. 

Whether they make false promises about loan forgiveness or charge exorbitant fees to do tasks you could do yourself, student loan scammers prey on borrowers struggling to navigate a

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