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NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST DEBT

We are often retained to defend people who are dealing with private student loan debt and lawsuits against them. Creditors such as Navient and National Collegiate Trust are two of the biggest private ...
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NAVIENT STUDENT LOAN LAWSUITS UPDATE

Recently, student loan giant, Navient, agreed to voluntarily suspend collection activities on the debt of certain borrowers who have filed for bankruptcy while a lawsuit filed by the Consumer ...
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STUDENT LOAN CHARGEOFFS

In February 2016, the Government Accountability Office released a report that suggests that the Obama administration’s policies have exacerbated student debt. Student loans account for nearly ...
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NEW JERSEY HIGHER EDUCATION LOAN PROGRAM

New Jersey’s state loan program currently totals at $1.9 billion. The borrowing conditions for these loans are some of the strictest in the country. Repayment of these loans cannot be adjusted ...
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Navient Private Student Loans

Recently we have received numerous inquiries asking about a new private student loan lender aggressively pursuing consumers for alleged debt that they owe. What we hear from these consumers is that ...
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NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST

As we have mentioned in many of these blog posts, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust or (NCSLT), is one of the largest and most common private student loan creditors. They aggressively sue ...
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SLM Education Credit Finance Judgment Vacated

SLM Education better known as Sallie Mae or these days Navient, is a student loan provider of federal and private loans. In this case they sued our client for Sallie Mae private student loans totaling ...
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PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN DEFAULT

https://getoutofdebt.org/63127/top-10-reasons-stop-paying-unaffordable-private-student-loan Many consumers experience trouble when trying to pay off their private student loans and unsure of their ...
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ARROWOOD INDEMNITY PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN

Our client was sued by the law office Stawiarski & Associates, PC on a private student loan in that was allegedly in default. They did so on behalf of their client Arrowood Indemnity Co, a common ...
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Student Loan Failure Reported Throughout Nation

CFPB has released a report outlining the servicing failures by both federal and private student loan borrowers. Consumers have expressed discontent with the practices of many loan providers. These ...
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New Jersey Higher Education Private Student Loans

Over the past few years we have seen a substantial rise in the number of student loan lawsuits filed by New Jersey Higher Education against students in both New York and New Jersey. Although they are ...
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Student Loan Giant, Navient Corp, Faces Economic and Legal Trouble Due to Alleged Borrower Mistreatment

Following the possibility of a lawsuit targeting Navient Corp for its alleged mistreatment of borrowers, investors sent the company’s shares to an all-time low. The stock closed at its lowest ...
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Federal Forgiveness: Relief and Repayment of Grad School Loans

With graduate school loans accounting for 40% of all student debt, a major focus has been put on the existence of federal programs that allow students to borrow large amounts and then to have a ...
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Student Financial Aid Services, Inc. to Pay $5.2 million for Illegal Billing Schemes

Many consumers require assistance and guidance while navigating the confusing process of seeking federal assistance and student loans. In a recent action, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ...
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Arrowood Indemnity Lawsuit Settled

Recently, Lebedin Kofman LLP was retained as counsel to defend a private student loan lawsuit matter that was well into the litigation process. The creditor and plaintiff was Arrowood Indemnity ...
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Successful SLM Private Student Loan Lawsuit Defense

Last month we were retained by a doctor who had been sued for multiple Sallie Mae private student loans, commonly labeled on a summons and complaint as, “SLM Student Loan Trust.” He ...
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National Collegiate Student Loan Lawsuits in the Spotlight

Since 2012, the for-profit student loan company, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, has filed thousands of lawsuits in courts around the country to date – all against former students who ...
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Student Loan Lawsuits

The student loan industry consists of a complex assortment of lenders, servicers and guarantors. The process begins with an original lender that a consumer may have taken the loan out with. Then there ...
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Client's Student Loans Reduced by Over $150K

Like many people these days, our client was overwhelmed with her student loans after graduating from school. She filed a chapter 13 bankruptcy under the false impression that her loans would be ...
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Student Loan Servicer Fraud

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a report detailing how companies servicing student loans and mortgages engaged in fraudulent and illegal practices by tricking their consumers ...
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Trends in Wage Garnishment

One in ten working Americans between the ages of 35-44 are having their wages garnished due to credit card debt, medical debt, or student loan debt. This figure comes from a report in collaboration ...
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