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American Financial Benefits Center Cautions Federal Student Loan Borrowers About Refinancing

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Feb 05, 2018, 23:15 ET

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EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- What happens when federal student loan borrowers refinance? Refinancing might be right for certain borrowers, but refinancing federal loans means losing out on certain borrower protections,...

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Date: 2018-03-22 15:22:28
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