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Do i need a lawyer for financial issues in a private school !

Stockton, CA |

My school overcharged me in loans i have a loan on my contract that says around 5 , 000 $ but when I look at my fas fa , and my loan site it says i owe twice as much , but the school said my loan and grants are OK

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No, you do not need a lawyer. Talk to the school's finance office to understand where the problem lies with FAFSA. You can also contact FAFSA to understand the discrepancy.

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The school has been over charging students and they owe me money back but won't fix it they tell me I need a lawer or attorney and banned me from school, so I can't step a foot on premises to get the financial aid department to fix the mistakes they made , fasfa site says I got over 10,000 in pell grant but school only put about 9,000 and overcharged me in loans and other little places too and didn't put in the 250$ I paid to enroll, they owe me over 1,000$ back


You may not need a lawyer to talk to them, but a lawyer can certainly help you negotiate a better resolution of the situation. An education lawyer can persuade the school to re characterize the loan, give you more time to pay, and/or obtain other consideration, like a part-time job, etc. Perhaps there is other loan or grant money available, on better terms. exceptions can be made, with some legal pressure.

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