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i have made 4 months of payments towards my student loan- vsac

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i have made 4 months of payments towards my student loan- vsac took over in december- they did not post 4 months payments and iam bing jerked araound- where do i file a complaint
Hello friend. My name is XXXXX XXXXX welcome to JustAnswer. Please note: (1) this is general information only, not legal advice, and, (2) there may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies.

I am very sorry for your situation. Can you please tell me:

1) What state are you in; and
2) Is this a government-guaranteed student loan, or not (or not sure)?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


we are in the state on new jersey - and this is a loan from department of education- i guess yes- government loan - vsac is the servicing company- the servicing company before them was directloan- so directloan is sitting on the money according to vsac- and every time i call either one of them iam beinf ping ponged- in the meantime they are charging interest on the money i already paid

Thank you for your reply, Mila.

You have two ways to make a complaint here:

Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau is a new agency, and deals with student loan issues, specifically:
-Difficulties making full payment
-Confusing advertising or marketing terms
-Billing disputes
-Deferment and forbearance issues
-Debt collection and credit reporting problems

You may contact them here and make a complaint by clicking on SUBMIT A COMPLAINT to the right.

This is on a federal level.

Attorney General of NJ
On a state level, the Attorney General of New Jersey may take an active role in malicious matters such as these. A complaint may be filed here.

Often, simply the threat of filing such a complaint, or, actually doing so will help resolve the matter.

Best of luck.

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