On February 7, 2018, this company was sued by the Federal Trade Commission for practices related to their student loan debt relief operation. The United States District Court entered a Preliminary Injunction Order on November 29, 2018, and appointed a Receiver to take possession and control of American Financial Benefits Center d/b/a AFB and AF Student Services, AmeriTech Financial, and Financial Education Benefits Center. The Receiver has suspended operations and is now conducting a review of the businesses.
We recommend that you immediately contact your student loan servicer. A list of student loan servicers can be found at: https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/additionalInformation.action. For free information about repaying your federal student loans, go to https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans.
The Receiver has established a webpage with information about the lawsuit which will be periodically updated. https://regulatoryresolutions.com/case/federal-trade-commission-v-american-financial-benefits-center-et-al/.