I Feel Like Tribeca Flashpoint Academy Misled Me

Question: Hi Steve, My son attended Tribeca Flashpoint Academy from 2011 – 2014. Prior to enrollment both he and I sat down with the college founder and were told that the school was in the accreditation process and assured us that by my son’s second semester in attendance. When this did not occur we called …

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My Debt is Really High From Tribeca Flashpoint College I Feel Like I Was Misled

Question: Dear Steve, I graduated with an Associate’s Degree from Tribeca Flashpoint College/Chicago in June of 2014. At the time I attended Flashpoint, they were just offering an Associate’s Degree with guaranteed employment after students graduated from their facility. Shortly after I graduated I received information, from Tribeca, to continue on for a Bachelor’s Degree …

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Can My Son File Bankruptcy on His Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy Loans?

Question: Dear Steve, My son graduated from Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy in Chicago, IL. He has $59,000 in loans through Sallie Mae with interest rates that range from 8.25% to 10.375%. I believe you call these private or unsubsidized loans. Sallie Mae won’t issue us a 1098E so he can claim the interest paid …

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