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It is not uncommon for sought-after job seekers to receive what appears to be an offer that is too good to be true: in addition to a good compensation and benefits package, the employer proposes to make a loan to the applicant, and to forgive the entire amount if the person stays employed for a particular term—such as five years. Sometimes the game plan is not in writing, and is left to “wink wink, nudge nudge” in terms of the likelihood that the loan will be forgiven if the person stays employed that length of time.
These arrangements are not in any way “illegal,” but as Robert and ...