FTC to send 3,000 in refunds to victims of student loan and mortgage debt relief operation

FTC to send $223,000 in refunds to victims of student loan and mortgage debt relief operation

Photo (c) seksan Mongkhonkhamsao – Getty Images The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced that it’s sending refund checks to people who fell victim to the deceptive marketing tactics of a student loan and mortgage debt relief operation.  In a complaint filed back in 2017, the FTC alleged that A1 DocPrep Inc, Streamlined Marketing, and

Does having student loan debt make it harder to buy a house?

Does having student loan debt make it harder to buy a house?

Student loan debt could prove challenging when seeking mortgage approval. (iStock) Mortgage interest rates remain near historic lows, creating a tempting opportunity to enter the market as a first-time homebuyer. But student loan debt can present a roadblock to buying a home. The average borrower owes $33,654 in student loan debt, according to data compiled