Student Debt Doctor and American Student Loan Consolidators – Banned

The operators of two Florida-based student loan debt relief schemes are banned from the debt relief business as part of agreements settling Federal Trade Commission allegations that they collected illegal upfront fees and falsely promised to help some consumers enroll in government programs that would reduce or forgive their student loan debt. The settlements with … Read more

FTC Details on Student Loan Assistance Companies Sweeps and Raids

The Federal Trade Commission, along with 11 states and the District of Columbia, today announced “Operation Game of Loans,” the first coordinated federal-state law enforcement initiative targeting deceptive student loan debt relief scams. This nationwide crackdown encompasses 36 actions by the FTC and state attorneys general against scammers alleged to have used deception and false … Read more

AFSLR Growing. Adds American Student Loan Consolidators.

The trade group, Association for Student Loan Relief (AFSLR) has added a new member according to the group. American Student Loan Consolidators has been recently added as a member. – Source It appears American Student Loan Consolidators is an outgrowth of Upbin’s formerly religious debt management activities as Christian Credit Counseling Center. According to CorporationWiki, … Read more

Reader Wants to Know Why Christian Credit Counseling Center is Pushing Chase Bank Call to Action Program

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a comment that caught my attention: I found this interesting. it strikes a nerve to me as a bit abusive of CTA programs. Check out this company’s facebook blog. They actually solicit Chase account holders with the Call to Action carrot before even knowing who they … Read more

Christian Debt Consolidators Review

This review is the result of a question from a reader asking me what I know about the company. Address: 201 SE 15th Terrace, Suite 206 Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 866-958-3328 Website: ChristianDebtConsolidators.net Domain name belongs to Christian Debt Consolidators and was registered April 7, 2005. The administrative contact is Charles McConnell II at [email protected]Read more