Date Received: 2018-06-15
Product: Private student loan debt
Issue: Communication tactics
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: XXXX XXXX has made repeated phone calls to several family members and XXXX friends. They already know my direct contact number. They have already spoken to me and my father, who has assured them we are trying our best to fix this. They started calling before I had even graduated. They are aware I do not currently have a job. They call my entire immediate family several times a day for weeks now. Then the started calling my XXXX contacts.
Company: SLM CORPORATION
State/Zip: NY 130XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2937720
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