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Sallie Mae Moves Overseas Jobs to U.S.

Salle Mae said Monday that it will shift overseas operations to the U.S., creating 2,000 jobs domestically.

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Salle Mae said Monday that it will shift overseas operations to the U.S., creating 2,000 jobs domestically.

The government-backed student lender will hire call center, information technology and other back-office operations support staffers over the next 18 months. The jobs will be offered at various locations across the country, including Florida, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Texas and Delaware.

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