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Ameritech Financial: Billions of Robocalls Scamming Consumers, Including Student Loan Borrowers

Ameritech Financial: Billions of Robocalls Scamming Consumers, Including Student Loan Borrowers

Right now, about 30 percent of all cell phone calls come from robocall scammers. Next year, that number will increase to half of all calls, according to First Orion. The ability of scammers to mask caller identity is a main…

American Financial Benefits Center Asks: Is This the First Attack Launched Solely at a Political Candidate's Student Loan Debt?

American Financial Benefits Center Asks: Is This the First Attack Launched Solely at a Political Candidate's Student Loan Debt?

American Financial Benefits Center (AFBC) is carefully tracking the progress of a California congressional race, in which a candidate is being attacked for his student loan debt. In a radio ad, Republican Devin Nunes is calling out Democrat Andrew Janz…

Ameritech Financial: Some Student Loan Borrowers Leaving Behind Home, Family and Student Loan Debt

Ameritech Financial: Some Student Loan Borrowers Leaving Behind Home, Family and Student Loan Debt

Student loan debt isn’t just pushing borrowers into economic and emotional despair; it is driving some out of the country. At least a small number of former college students with student loan debt are leaving the U.S. after running into trouble…

AFBC on Why Struggling the Manage Student Loan Repayment May Be More Than Some Borrowers Can Handle

AFBC on Why Struggling the Manage Student Loan Repayment May Be More Than Some Borrowers Can Handle

Student loan repayment is a $1.5 trillion problem that this country is currently facing, and it doesn’t show signs of getting better anytime soon. Borrowers are stuck in an extreme situation of having their loan debt influence almost all their actions,…

American Financial Benefits Center: Student Loan Debt Crisis Shows No Sign of Abating

American Financial Benefits Center (AFBC) continues to closely monitor the uninterrupted rise in college cost and the effect this has on millions of student loan borrowers. With more than 44 million borrowers owing more than $1.5 trillion and no relief…

Ameritech Financial: How to Define Excessive Student Loan Debt

What is excessive student loan debt? How can it be defined? Of course, very simply, too much student loan debt is an amount that cannot be paid off in a reasonable amount of time and both stalls lifecycle progress and…

Starting a Family? Don't Let Student Loans Stop You Says Ameritech Financial

Student loans can prevent Americans from starting a family. Many may feel like they cannot live the life they want until they gain more control over their finances. Yet, financial control and family life may be within reach if a borrower…

Ameritech Financial Recommends That Consumers Read Up on FTC Reports About Data Breach Scams

In 2017, there were 1,579 data breaches in America, exposing 178 million records, according to Statista. What to do after a data breach can be confusing for consumers, especially if they are concerned about lost money or their personal information…

Students Save More and Parents Save Less, But Student Loan Debt is Still a Crisis, According to Ameritech Financial

Why are parents saving less money for their child’s college education? And why are students on their way to college saving more? A recent study by Allianz shows that in preparation for college, prospective students had saved $7,801 in 2018,…

Ameritech Financial: Women With Federal Student Loans Can Access Repayment Resources for Simpler Repayment

Ameritech Financial: Women With Federal Student Loans Can Access Repayment Resources for Simpler Repayment

Women hold most of the student debt in the United States. Despite being more likely to go to college, data shows that women’s families contribute less on average to their college costs. Women who have student loans in repayment may…

Ameritech Financial: Business School Graduates May Face Sky-High Tuition and Should Consider Student Loan Repayment Choices

Ameritech Financial: Business School Graduates May Face Sky-High Tuition and Should Consider Student Loan Repayment Choices

​​​Getting an MBA, especially from an elite institution, can be a gateway to a high-paying job. However, the price tags of certain MBA programs are huge, and going to business school can result in a pile of student debt. Former…

Ameritech Financial Can Help Retired Student Loan Borrowers Keep Their Golden Years Shining

Ameritech Financial Can Help Retired Student Loan Borrowers Keep Their Golden Years Shining

Paying down debt and saving for retirement can be in direct opposition. With legislation that’s been introduced recently that would allow student loan borrowers to delay their retirement in exchange for student loan discharge, that has never been truer. That…

AFBC: The Right Student Loan Repayment Plan Can Give Parents' Budgets Room for Kids' Activities

Recent years have seen the rise of children's structured activities. This means more dance class, summer camps, and sports. And while kids’ sports are often expensive, parents may be inclined to make the sacrifice if their child’s heart is set on…

American Financial Benefits Center on the Intersection of Dating and Debt

American Financial Benefits Center on the Intersection of Dating and Debt

It may appear at first glance that debt and dating share only a first letter. But the topic of debt is important to everyone, and it certainly affects some dating practices. While personal connection may be first and foremost in…

American Financial Benefits Center Clients Don't Need to Seek Extra Work Just to Cover Student Loans

American Financial Benefits Center Clients Don't Need to Seek Extra Work Just to Cover Student Loans

When one source of income isn’t enough, about 11 percent of Americans have found additional employment, according to a recent study. However, for young college graduates with student debt, that number is nearly double: 21 percent have more than one…

American Financial Benefits Center to Borrowers: There's More Than One Way to Use a Tax Refund

American Financial Benefits Center to Borrowers: There's More Than One Way to Use a Tax Refund

It’s tax season and for many Americans, that could mean a tax return. Many people consider getting a tax refund like getting a bonus: that extra income can go to anything. Of course, anytime extra money presents itself, student loan…

American Financial Benefits Center Advises Caution: Tax Filing Status Can Affect Student Loan Payments

American Financial Benefits Center Advises Caution: Tax Filing Status Can Affect Student Loan Payments

​What do student loans and taxes have in common? It sounds like the opening to a bad joke, but when student loan payments are calculated using income, which is most easily gathered through tax documents, it’s easier to see the…

Don't Panic, Says Ameritech Financial Regarding First Year of Repayment

Don't Panic, Says Ameritech Financial Regarding First Year of Repayment

Student loans have been in a negative spotlight for some time, being branded a national problem, and causing panic and stress in many student loan borrowers. Most of the advice about dealing with student loans is to get rid of…

Ameritech Financial Presents: 3 Things Not to Do if You're Worried About Your Student Loans

Ameritech Financial Presents: 3 Things Not to Do if You're Worried About Your Student Loans

For borrowers with student loans, the prospect of repayment may fill them with dread. However, borrowers of federal student loans — the majority of student loan borrowers in the United States, that is — have protections and options for paying back…

AFBC Guides Clients in Gathering Documents for Potentially Complicated IDR Applications

AFBC Guides Clients in Gathering Documents for Potentially Complicated IDR Applications

​Student loans can complicate anyone’s financial situation, no matter how complicated their financial situation already is. Income-driven repayment plans can help simplify student loan payments by making them more affordable, but a complicated financial situation can make IDR applications and…

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