Date Received: 2018-11-20T00:00:00.000
Product: Federal student loan servicing
Issue: Dealing with your lender or servicer
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I have several student loans from undergraduate and postgraduate programs. I wanted to go into the program for civil service repayment for forgiveness after 10 years of payments, because I am an XXXX XXXX XXXX. I called XXXX three years ago and was told that all of my loans had to be consolidated in order to go into the program. Though they had different interest rates, some were very low. So I went ahead and consolidated my loans. Then I applied for the program and was told that all of my previous payments did not count because I consolidate my loans. So not only do I have to pay more because of the higher interest rates, none of my payments counted for years. Also, they kept changing things so that none of my payments are in the right place to qualify. I feel like I am being ran around to just make payments for ever!
State/Zip: CA 917XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3079656
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