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From Credit Cards To Mail-Order Steaks: 87 Companies That Are Taking Away Your Right To Sue

A recent study by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that even though most Americans have at least one financial product — checking accounts, credit cards, loans, investment accounts — that use forced arbitration clauses to strip the account-holder of their right to sue, very few of us know about these restrictions or understand what they mean. 961 more words

For-Profit ITT Expects New Student Enrollment Will Drop By Up To 60% This Fall

Facing multiple lawsuits, the possible loss of its accreditation (from an accrediting body that is in trouble on its own), and demands from federal regulators that it have enough cash on hand to cover losses in case things do collapse, ITT Educational Services now says it will likely see new student enrollment drop by up to 60% this year. 317 more words

Obama Insiders Want to Buy Floundering For-Profit, University of Phoenix

Today, I read an article entitled, “Bid to Buy For-profit College by Former Obama Insiders Raises Questions.” I cannot share it with readers because the article… 1,614 more words

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Advisory Panel Votes To Revoke Troubled College Accreditor’s Recognition

A week after staff with the Department of Education recommended the termination of federal recognition for the accrediting body that ignored red flags at failed for-profit educator Corinthian Colleges and allowed billions in federal aid to go to schools under investigation, the panel on the receiving end of that recommendation voted to sever ties with Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.  678 more words

For-Profit College Or Fictional School: Can You Tell Them Apart?

When coming up with the name for a institution of higher learning, you often want to find that sweet spot where academia, history, and marketability meet; and you also have to make sure no one else is already using that name. 73 more words

The Student Loan Debt Bubble, Predatory For Profit Schools and the Clinton Connection

The Student Loan Debt Bubble, Predatory For Profit Schools and the Clinton Connection

http://www.democraticunderground.com/12511137475
The newly re­leased tax re­turns also re­vealed how much money Bill Clin­ton col­lec­ted for his role as an hon­or­ary chan­cel­lor of Laur­eate Edu­ca­tion Inc., a massive for-profit col­lege sys­tem. 411 more words

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For-Profit Schools Target Vulnerable Vets, Give to Clinton Foundation

For-Profit Schools Target Vulnerable Vets, Give to Clinton Foundation
Hillary Clinton’s attempt to defend veterans highlights her hypocrisy

BY: Brent Scher

June 23, 2015 5:00 am… 757 more words

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