MOHELA – CFPB Complaint 2017-06-23

Date Received: 2017-06-23

Product: Federal student loan servicing

Issue: Dealing with your lender or servicer

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: This was to be a loan forgiveness. I graduated in late XXXX. I was to pay for 10 years and the loan was to be forgiven if I worked in the public service field. I was told my profession qualified ( NC XXXX ) and was told by the representative at the time how to fill out the paperwork. I am right at 9 years in paying, auto draft each month, so I have never been late on a payment. When I called to check on when It would be paid in full, I was told I had NOT made any qualifying payments. I was told by the representative how to fill it out so it was done correctly. I was told Mohler, the company who bought out the original student loan that my option was to increase my payment or refinance for 10 more years at almost XXXX higher a month. I now pay XXXX and some change a month. I was told I qualified and the payment set up by them and now they say It was n’t qualifying payments and I have to pay another 10 years.

Company: MOHELA

State/Zip: NC 272XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2556998

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