Class Action Lawsuit Heald/Everest/Wyotech
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Class Action Lawsuit Heald/Everest/Wyotech

Beginning Dec. 26, 2019, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will email notifications about the Manriquez v. DeVos lawsuit to borrower defense applicants who are potential members of the group of borrowers to whom the lawsuit applies. The email notifications will be sent to borrowers from the email address noreply@studentloans.gov. For borrowers without a good email address,...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Here’s how banks and credit card companies are helping during the coronavirus outbreak
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Here’s how banks and credit card companies are helping during the coronavirus outbreak

From individual credit card issuers to major US banking institutions, here’s what you can expect for credit card and banking relief. Ally Ally customers won’t get charged overdraft fees, excessive transaction fees or fees for expedited checks and debit cards. Fee waivers are in place until at least July 16. If you have questions, comments or...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Coronavirus tax extension: Why you still might want to file by April 15
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Coronavirus tax extension: Why you still might want to file by April 15

The IRS has pushed back tax day to July 15, 2020. Here’s everything you need to know, including the benefits of filing early. If dealing with the effects of coronavirus has put you behind schedule for preparing and paying your taxes this year, the US Treasury will give you three more months to pay your federal taxes without a...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Here’s how banks and credit card companies are helping during the coronavirus outbreak
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Here’s how banks and credit card companies are helping during the coronavirus outbreak

Ally Ally customers won’t get charged overdraft fees, excessive transaction fees or fees for expedited checks and debit cards. Fee waivers are in place until at least July 16. If you have questions, comments or concerns, Ally is encouraging customers to use its website, since call wait times will likely be longer than normal. American Express...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
What college students should know about financial help during the coronavirus pandemic
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What college students should know about financial help during the coronavirus pandemic

Colleges nationwide are closing their doors and moving to online-only learning amid the coronavirus pandemic. If you’re left in the lurch, the federal stimulus provides some student loan relief, but you’ll want to turn to your college for answers, too. All students with federal loans qualify to delay payments, interest-free, through September. Some private lenders...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Authorizes New Funding Flexibilities to Support Continued Learning During COVID-19 National Emergency
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Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Authorizes New Funding Flexibilities to Support Continued Learning During COVID-19 National Emergency

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today a new streamlined process for providing states funding flexibilities to best meet the needs of students and educators during the COVID-19 national emergency. The new flexibilities, authorized under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, allow schools to repurpose existing K-12 education funds for technology...

Posted by April 6, 2020April 6, 2020
Cancel Student Loans to Save the Economy Petition
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Cancel Student Loans to Save the Economy Petition

Trillions could be added  into the economy with no new taxes, and nothing added to the national debt.    Retweet This Petition The President is currently enacting economic stimulus measures in the face of impending recession.  He has no great options. The Fed Funds Rate is essentially zero. Taxes on corporations and the wealthy have already...

Posted by April 5, 2020April 5, 2020
Student Loan Covid 19 Care Act Guidelines
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Student Loan Covid 19 Care Act Guidelines

Your payments will automatically stop from March 13, 2020, through Sept. 30, 2020. To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, federal student loan borrowers are automatically being placed in an administrative forbearance, which allows you to temporarily stop making your monthly loan payment. This suspension of payments will last until...

Posted by April 5, 2020April 5, 2020
PPP loans are 100% federally guaranteed loans for small businesses intended for companies to maintain their payroll levels and allow partial loan forgiveness
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PPP loans are 100% federally guaranteed loans for small businesses intended for companies to maintain their payroll levels and allow partial loan forgiveness

The $350 billion lending program allowed by the latest stimulus package aims to expand the access and availability of loans to struggling small businesses. And the terms are now very different. President Trump on March 27 signed a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package and with it unleashed a $350 billion paycheck protection program (PPP) aimed at helping U.S. small...

Posted by March 31, 2020March 31, 2020