Scam Alert: Department of Education calls about Donald Trump

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Recently student loan scammers have posed as the Department of Education and called borrowers warning them about forgiveness ending as soon as Donald Trump leaves office. They leave the following voicemail: This message is from the Department of Education. In regards to Donald Trump becoming President, all programs for student …

Consumer Alert: The FBI is not Calling You About Your Student Loans

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Editor’s Note: This article was originally published October 11, 2015.  It has been modified to included updated links to the resources listed. The latest student loan scam involves people posing as FBI agents in an attempt to collect student loan debt.  They threaten callers with possible arrests.  Making the scam seem …