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Four Warning Signs That a Student ‘Debt Relief’ Company May Be Trying to Rip You off

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18 December 2014

Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that they would be shutting down one fraudulent student “debt relief” company, and suing another. It’s pretty scary that… Read more

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Stop a Bad Deal for Students in Your State

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17 December 2014

Here’s what’s happening with Corinthian Colleges now that they’re selling to ECMC group. Today we went to ECMC’s headquarters in Minnesota to deliver your stories and signatures to its… Read more

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Most College Students Do Not Finish A Degree In Four Years, According To New Research

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15 December 2014

By Annie Wood This article first appeared on genprogress.org. Like many students, Paul Dirks was encouraged to take general education courses as a freshman at North Dakota State… Read more

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Minnesota: Demand Justice for Your Neighbors

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15 December 2014

There’s a Minnesota college that falsified job placement rates and tricked students into thousands of dollars of debt, while leaving them without a usable degree—Everest College. Everest… Read more

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Federal Agency Takes Action on Student ‘Debt Relief’ Scams

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11 December 2014

Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against two student loan “debt relief” companies.  From the CFPB: “The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action… Read more

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