Date Received: 2018-12-16T00:00:00.000
Product: Federal student loan servicing
Issue: Dealing with your lender or servicer
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I needed to re-certify with XX/XX/XXXX XX/XX/XXXX once a year. I did the work this year and the number that was given to me for a new payment was over 150 dollars more than what I was paying. I called and asked why this happened and they said that I only claimed 2 in my household instead of 4 people. So, while waiting for the paperwork to be fixed my bill was due. I paid what would usually have been due. I contacted someone else once the paperwork went through and told them that they kept saying that I had not paid my bill but I had. The amount I hadn’t paid was what I was charged because of the goof up in my paperwork. The person I talked to said that it would be taken care of. 2 months later I am still getting messages about how I need to pay this off. I have contacted the company several times but they have not gotten back to me. It was through email because rarely do I call places because my kids always decide they want to start fighting or asking me questions when I am on the phone. If they have an email section they should be returning emails. I feel the lack of responding to the situation is very unprofessional.
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3101753
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