• Watchdog says Education Dept. stonewalls student loan suit

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    NEW YORK - The nation's consumer watchdog agency is accusing the Education Department of impeding a lawsuit that could potentially bring financial relief to millions of student loan borrowers.
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  • Watchdog says Education Dept. stonewalls student loan suit

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - A fight between two federal agencies over a lawsuit could leave student loan borrowers in the lurch.
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is suing Navient Solutions, the nation's largest student loan servicer. The CFPB says Navient violated consumer protection laws and in some cases caused students to pay back too much on their student loans. The lawsuit could impact millions of student loan borrowers.
    The CFPB claims in court documents that the Education Department is hamstringing its lawsuit by failing to authorize Navient to turn over documents.
    The Education Department...
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