Many Winthrop University students have been receiving information from 'College Financial Advisory.'Please be aware that this is NOT related to receiving Financial Aid from Winthrop University.
The Federal Trade Commission cautions students to look for these tell tale lines to recognize when a scholarship is a scam:
To report a SCAM: The Scholarship Fraud Prevention Act created a fraud-awareness partnership between the U.S. Department of Education and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). For more information about scholarship scams or to report a scan, call the FTC toll free at 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357) or visit the FTC online.
Accessing Financial Aid Information via WingspanParent PLUS LoanPrivate Loans
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