The Association for Student Loan Relief Closes. R.I.P. AFSLR.

The Association for Student Loan Relief, an association for companies selling student loan relief, has gone dark. The website simply says, “The Association for Student Loan Relief is no longer active and no companies are members of the Association. AFSLR has discontinued operations and provides no endorsement of any business. No business is permitted to … Read more

Student Loan Assistance Association Presents Pence Pal PAC

BuzzFeed News posted an interesting take on the student loan assistance conference held in Las Vegas recently. Here is an excerpt and this is the link to the full article. Molly Hensley-Clancy from BuzzFeed News reported: “One of Vice President Mike Pence’s closest allies advised a cadre of student debt relief companies — some of … Read more

I Just Received a Mail Piece Regarding Student Loan Relief…Is It Legitimate?

A hat tip to the Association for Student Loan Relief for sending in this guest post. Introduction The student loan burden currently facing our country is much larger than most people realize. As of July 1, 2015 there were approximately 37.1 million Americans with outstanding student loans with an aggregate face value of around $1.1 … Read more

What Should I Do If My Student Loan Relief Company is Not Delivering Results?

I recently asked the Association for Student Loan Relief (AFSLR) to submit a guest post that described what consumers should do when a student loan relief company, and even an AFSLR member, didn’t deliver as promised. Imagine my pleasant surprise when they stepped-up and accepted the challenge. A big hat tip goes out to Ward … Read more

Association for Student Loan Relief Forms. Game On.Associations

For companies interested in selling student loan debt relief it appears a new organization has formed, led by noted debt relief attorney Robby Birnbaum of Greenspoon Marder. The group, Association for Student Loan Relief (AFSLR) is holding their first meeting in Las Vegas on December 12, 2013 at Mandalay Bay. Early sponsors of the association … Read more