Student Loan Assistance Groups Hit With Millions in Judgments

In January of 2020 the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) went after Chou Team Realty, Monster Loans, MonsterLoans, Lend Tech Loans, Docu Prep Center, DocuPrep Center, Certified Document Center, Document Preparation Services, Certified Doc Prep, Certified Doc Prep Services, Assure Direct Services, Direct Document Solutions, Secure Preparation Services, Docs Done Right, Bilal Abdelfattah, Belal Abdelfattah, … Read more

And So Begins the Effort to Toss Out CFPB Wins Protecting Consumers

Ringing the bell to turn back time.

Recently the Supreme Court made a determination that the single director format of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was not going to continue. See this post. A student loan assistance company that had entered final judgment with the CFPB for $18 million. Even though the Defendants entered into a Stipulated Judgment admitting they “violated … Read more

Student Loan Assistance Doc Prep Players Settle for $18 Million

What began as a student loan assistance marketing effort managed to end with an $18 million CFPB stipulated judgment. The people and entities involved used credit bureau data they obtained for mortgage marketing to generate leads for their student loan assistance marketing. The original Defendants, in this case, were Chou Team Realty, Monster Loans, MonsterLoans, … Read more