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Calling all College Grads: How to be Aware of Student Debt Scammers

By Scam Awareness | April 21, 2015

If you've just graduated from college or any graduate institution, now is the time to celebrate all your hard work - but it's also a prime time for scammers to take advantage of your student loan debt. Every year, thousands of students graduate college in all fifty states - some with tens of thousands of dollars in student debt - and far too many fall prey to student loan repayment scams. But don't worry - Scam Awareness Alliance has you covered, and we've shared some of this year's most newsworthy scams so you can pay off your student loans safely. READ MORE

April 2015 Red Flag Award Winner

By Scam Awareness | April 3, 2015

The April 2015 Red Flag Award goes to... Stop Fraud Colorado! Developed by the Consumer Protection Section of the Colorado Attorney General's office, Stop Fraud Colorado works to protect Colorado consumers and businesses from fraud by upholding the state's fraud laws, educating consumers about common scams and investigating and prosecuting cases. READ MORE

March 2015 Red Flag Award Winner

By Scam Awareness | March 6, 2015

The March 2015 Red Flag Award goes to... National Consumer Protection Week 2015! NCPW is led by the Federal Trade Commission along with several pro-consumer groups and state attorneys general. NCPW takes place March 1-7, and offers consumers a way to take part in scam prevention exercises and workshops. READ MORE

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