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NerdWallet Publishes Student Loan Debt Relief Company Watchlist


NerdWallet has published a list of 130+ student loan assistance companies that they say consumers should be wary of. They say “This Watch List names companies that charge for fraudulent or questionable debt relief services.”

Companies that made the list have been investigated, penalized, or sued by state or federal authorities.

The companies they list are said to have bee:

The current listing of companies on the watch list can be found online here.

As of June 26, 2017 the list contains the following companies and I’m sure the list is subject to change.

If you have had an issue with any student loan assistance company, you can report it here.

Student Loan Assistance Company Watch List

Academic Debt Alliance

Action Administrative Services

Advantage Student Loan Consolidation

Advantage Student Loans

Affordable Life Plans

Aiding Student Relief

Allied Doc Prep

AlphaOne Student

Amazing Marketing

American Student Aid

American Student Loan Consolidators

American Student Loan Forgiveness & Debt Relief

ASF Assistance

Benchmark Processing Inc.

Bright Futures Financial Corp.

Broadsword Student Advantage

College Education Services

College Financial Advisory

Consolifi Inc.

Consumer Assistance Project

Consumer Financial Resources

Consumer Protection Counsel, P.A

Debt Relief Pros Inc.

Direct Student Aid

DFL International

Docs Done For You Inc.

Document Aid Relief

Done With Loans

Equitable Acceptance Corporation

Federal Student Aid Relief

Federal Student Loan Alliance

FedLoan Help Center

Financial Help Services Inc.

First American Student Aid

First American Tax

First American Tax Defense

Freedom Student and Tax Defense

Global Financial Support Inc.

Good EBusiness



Help Assist Me Default Resolution Services

Horizon Debt Group

Interactiv Education

Lexington Doc Prep

Liberty Tax and Student Loan Defense

Life Cycle Student Loan Relief

Merrill & Hart

Miller Student Loan Consulting

Nation Wide Consumer Debt Relief Inc.

National Secure Processing

National Student Aid Care

National Student Aid Center

National Student Loan Help

National Student Loan Rescue

National Student Loan Solutions

National Student Loans

National Student Servicing

Nationwide Student Aid


Performance Debt Relief

Performance Settlement

Performance SLC LLC

Post Grad Aid

Private School Loans Relief

Progress Advocates Group

Reliant Account Management

Rubik Payment Solutions

Select Document Preparation Inc.

Select Student Loan

Select Student Loan Help

Simple Student Loan Solutions

SL Programs


Strategic Debt Solutions

Strategic Doc Prep Solutions

Strategic Student Solutions

Student Advocates

Student Aid Center Inc.

Student Aid Institute Inc.

Student Consulting Group Inc.

Student Debt Center

Student Debt Relief

Student Debt Relief Center

Student Debt Relief Group

Student Debt Resolutions Inc.

Student Debt Solutions

Student Financial Resource Center

Student Legal Services

Student Loan Advisors Group

Student Loan Aid

Student Loan Assistance Center

Student Loan Assistance Center (Florida)

Student Loan Care

Student Loan Consultants of America

Student Loan Counsel

Student Loan Educators

Student Loan Forgiveness Agency

Student Loan Forgiveness Center

Student Loan Group

Student Loan Help Direct

Student Loan Managers

Student Loan Processing.US

Student Loan Relief Advisors

Student Loan Repairman Inc.

Student Loan Resolution Center

Student Loan Resolve

Student Loan Service

Student Loan Service Managers

Student Loan Services

Student Loan Servicing Center

Student Loan Solutions

Student Loan Support

Student Loans Processing Corp.

Student Reform Associates

Student Relief Center

Student Zoom LLC

Sunshine Document Preparation Inc.

The Center for Student Debt Reform

The Student Loan Help Center

The Student Loan Project

The Student Loan Relief Department

U.S. Student Loan Services Inc.

United Advisors Group

United Student Loan Division

University of One

US Direct Student Loan Services

US Financial Freedom Center

US Student Loan Center