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Category: Info for consumers | Category: Policy and compliance |
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Busting myths about bankruptcy and private student loans

It is a myth that student loans are not dischargeable in bankruptcy. Some private student loans require a showing of “undue hardship” and an adversary proceeding within the bankruptcy in order for the loans to be discharged, while other types of student loans are treated the same as other unsecured consumer debt.

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Tải xuống phiếu tóm tắt thông tin chống lừa đảo mới cho người cao tuổi

Trong tháng tôn vinh Người Cao Tuổi ở Hoa Kỳ, chúng tôi sẽ phát hành các bản thông báo và phiếu tóm tắt thông tin mới có thể tải về tương tự như bộ tấm lót bàn ăn chia sẻ cách thức chống lừa đảo đang phổ biến.

Category: Data, research, and reports |
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Financial institutions report widespread elder financial abuse

The Bureau released a report about key facts, trends, and patterns revealed in Suspicious Activity Reports—or SARs—filed by banks, credit unions, casinos, and other financial services providers from 2013-2017. This first-ever public analysis provides a chance to better understand elder fraud and to find ways to improve prevention and response.