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Old 07-27-2010, 03:05 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Regatta03 View Post
@ HFWR: I called the original creditor (Great Lakes Student Loans) and asked if I could arrange something with them. According to the representative that I spoke with, the account had been transferred to the collections agency and they could not view details; nor could they discuss repayment methods/strategies, etc.
This is funny; the great lakes loan is the one I had huge problems with (and still do today). Sallie Mae also refused to include their loans in my consolidation loan. Maybe you could request a copy of the original loan agreements? I would be careful when paying this.

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Old 07-27-2010, 04:47 PM   #22
Confused about dryer sheets
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Update: Paid the full $19,452.96 and opted out of the "settlement" amount of $18,702.00. Definitely not worth the ~$800 saved.

Can't really say how I feel...but's completely off my plate and I have $0 in outstanding liabilities to anyone.

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