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Ryan Lochte #YourSecondChance Giveaway


Ryan Lochte Promotes Debt.com – and Debt.com Promotes Ryan Lochte

When Debt.com recruited Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte to be our brand ambassador, we didn’t realize our mantra – “everyone deserves a second chance” – would make such a splash. But our readers voted between two TV commercials and chose this one, while major media covered the process. Encouraged by the popularity of our #YourSecondChance Giveaway, we’re doing it again. You’ll have a shot at winning our $1,000 drawing – which will go a long way to paying off some Olympic-sized debt!

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