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  • Closed School Discharge

    Information from Federal Student Aid, an office of the U.S. Department of Education about Closed School Discharges of your federal student loan. If your school closes while you’re enrolled or soon after you withdraw, you may be eligible for discharge of your federal student loan. Read More

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    Federal Student Aid
  • COMPASS - Apply for Public Benefits and Services from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

    Pennsylvania residents can apply for a variety of programs offered by the PA Department of Human Services, including public assistance, food stamps, health care coverage, energy assistance and other social service programs at this site Content Detail

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    Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Application for Social Services (COMPASS)
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    Spanish / Español
  • Deceptive Home Improvement Contractors Complaints

    Information for home owners with HUD insured loans on avoiding deceptive home improvement contractors. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
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    Spanish / Español
  • Five tips for when you can’t pay your bills (Video)

    Information on tools that can help you evaluate your finances and make decisions about your budget. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act

    Informational booklet on the Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act that creates safeguards for consumers who hire contractors for home remodeling projects. [PDF] Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
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    Spanish / Español
  • How can I improve my credit score? (Video)

    This video from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau provides information on tools and resources that can help you improve your credit score. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • How do I dispute an error on my credit report? (Video)

    This video from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau tells you what to do if you noticed an error on one of your credit reports. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • How do I get a copy of my credit report? (Video)

    This video from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau explains how to get a copy of your credit report to make sure it is correct and accurate. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • How Scammers Tell You To Pay

    This video from the Federal Trade Commission describes some methods scammers use to make you send them money. By learning how scammers ask you to pay, find out how to spot – and stop – scams. Read More

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    Federal Trade Commission
  • How to spot a debt collection scam (Video)

    This video provides the warning signs of debt collection scams, how to tell if a debt collector is legitimate, and how to protect yourself from being scammed. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Learn how to Save Like Mike

    This video provides information on how you can learn to start saving for your goals. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Payday loans explained (Video)

    When cash is tight, some people turn to payday and similar loans to make ends meet. For some people payday loans become debt traps and our new rule aims to end the cycle of debt. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Prepaid Card Protections

    This video provides information on how new rules makes prepaid accounts safer to use – whether you’re swiping a card at the register, shopping online, or scanning your smartphone. Read More

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    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • QDROs - The Division of Retirement Benefits Through Qualified Domestic Relations Orders

    Information from the United States Department of Labor on whether and how to divide a participant's interest in a retirement plan in separation, divorce, and other domestic relations proceedings. This booklet was prepared by the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) of the U.S. Department of Labor to provide general guidance about qualified domestic relations orders to employers, retirement plan administrators, participants, beneficiaries, employee benefit professionals, and domestic relations specialists. Read More

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    United States Department of Labor
  • Report a Mail Crime

    If you have witnessed or fallen victim to a mail-related crime, take action by filing a report of the incident. Find the right form, appropriate for your situation, to file in order to report the criminal conduct. Content Detail

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    United States Postal Inspection Services