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FTC wants to Stop Copycat Scam Pitching Bogus Interest-Rate Reduction 

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint in federal district court in Orlando to halt an alleged credit card interest-rate reduction scam that, the FTC alleges, deceived numerous consumers

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Northeastern Illinois University ranks in Top 10 nationally for least debt

Chicago — Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) students graduate with the ninth-lowest student loan debt nationally among public four-year colleges and universities, according to a report released Aug. 12, 2016. Among

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People with student loan debt oppose Obama’s tuition-free college plan, study finds

Champaign, Illinois — A recent analysis of online conversations about President Obama’s proposed plan for tuition-free community colleges, America’s College Promise, indicates that a significant number of people oppose the

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Madigan, FTC & States Announce Nationwide Crackdown Against Abusive Debt Collectors

30 New Actions Targeting Illegal Practices Such as Phony Debt Collection & Threats of Arrest & Wage Garnishment Washington, D.C. – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan today joined with the