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In Sea of Unpaid Medical Bills, High School Debt Sharks Make Whale of an Impact — With Help!

by Jerry Ashton, RIP cofounder and EVP

Pensacola High School students Samir Boussarhane and Falen McClellan were not satisfied with volunteering at a local animal shelter or hospital to meet their school’s requirement for public service as part of an International Baccalaureate Degree program (IBD). They wanted more of a challenge.

Falen McClellan and Samir Boussarhane founded the Pensacola Debt Sharks.

Motivated by a Last Week Tonight with John Oliver show, in which the host purchased and abolished almost $15 million in medical debt, the pair […]

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