Student loan collection agencies must follow the law — especially the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) — when dealing with student loan borrowers. We have repeatedly sued student loan debt collectors who lie to borrowers.
Often the lie relates to garnishing wages when the collection agency has not obtained the right to garnish wages.
Check out this link to find out about an interesting lie by a collection agency that told a borrower it could not file for bankruptcy and receive a discharge. It IS possible to receive a discharge, although it is difficult.