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CFPB Orders Discover To Pay $ 35 Million Over Student Loan Problems

WASHINGTON – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday announced a consent order against Discover Bank and two of its subsidiaries related to student loan management practices. The order – issued against the bank, The Student Loan Corp. and Discover Products Inc. – said Discover’s migration to a new student …

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Car loan late payments low, good news for new borrowers

New cars, packaged for shipping, in a lot near the Port of Richmond, California. Getty Images Consumers with at least good credit history track their car payments on time, based on the latest credit bureau delinquency figures TransUnion for the third trimester. This is good news for most auto buyers, …

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Goalkeeper Matija Sarkic praised for attitude in Shrewsbury Town

Matija Sarkic from the town of Shrewsbury. Matija Sarkic from the town of Shrewsbury. Sarkic, 23, has kept seven sheets clean in 14 appearances since Steve Cotterill took over, after finally overcoming the injury issues that marked his first months at Town. The much-loved Wolves goalkeeper, who moved to Molineux …

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Florida man who used CARES law PPP loan money to buy Lamborghini pleads guilty

Don’t try to buy one with money stolen from the government. Lamborghini So, it is not a good idea to try to rip off the government. It has a lot of resources and entire departments of smart, unofficial people dedicated solely to stalking you and peeing in your Wheaties (figuratively …

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‘What a handful’: manager says Everton forward on loan shows real signs of progress

Everton forward and Toffees academy gem Ellis Simms is currently on loan at Goodison Park and is starting to show real signs of progress. The Toffees prodigy has been a regular on David Unsworth’s Under-23 team for the past 18 months, having seen an incredibly prolific Under-18 campaign in 2018-19. …

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Group of Worthington parents and student-athletes protest distance learning

Worthington students will be distance learning for the first term and all fall sports have been put on hold. WORTHINGTON, Ohio – A group of parents and student-athletes gathered Monday morning to protest the decision of the City of Worthington schools to start the year with distance learning. Worthington students …

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Paycheck Protection Program Class Action Developments | Pierce Atwood LLP

As more class actions are filed every day due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a growing number of plaintiffs are bringing claims against banks that have acted as participating lenders in the Check Protection Program of payroll (PPP). The PPP was established by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act …

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A new resource for learning the fundamentals of litigation financing

Over the past quarter of a century, litigation financing has become a powerful tool for claimants, law firms and businesses looking for an alternative means of financing litigation. And in the last decade in particular, the financing of complex business cases has evolved and spread to jurisdictions around the world. …

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Federal government accuses rapper Pretty Ricky of fraud for using COVID-19 loan to buy Ferrari – WSB-TV Channel 2

GEORGIA – A member of rap group Pretty Ricky faces federal charges after investigators said he fraudulently obtained a COVID-19 relief loan and bought a Ferrari with the money. Diamond Blue Smith, 36, of Dade County, Fla., Has been charged with wire fraud, bank fraud and conspiracy to commit wire …

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Orlando City football player jailed for sex battery charge

ORLANDO, Florida – UPDATE: Charges against Jonathan Suárez-Cortes and Rafael Suárez Jr. have been dropped by prosecutors. Below is the original story after their arrest in Osceola County. An Orlando City football player and his brother were arrested Tuesday in Osceola County on charges of sexual violence, authorities said. The …

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