Nicki Minaj helps fans by paying their student loans

Rapper Nicki Minaj surprised her fans this morning by offering to pay off their student loans if they have good grades. Within an hour, she committed to paying off the loans of about 30 of her fans: “Show me straight A's that I can verify w/ur school and I'll pay it.”
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About 30 outstanding students are thanking rapper Nicki Minaj, who has an estimated net worth of over $70 million, for committing to pay off their student loans. Minaj told her fans early this morning (Sunday) in a tweet that if they have good grades, she will pay off their student loans. “Show me straight A's that I can verify w/ur school and I'll pay it,” she wrote. “Who wants to join THAT contest?!? Dead serious.”

Within a few minutes, fans started to contact the star asking her to help them pay their tuition, student loans and school-related purchases. Minaj did not hesitate and asked some of them to send her their bank information.

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After about an hour, Minaj announced that the “contest” was over: “Ok u guys. It's been fun. Let me make those payments tmrw then see if I have any money left. I'll do some more in a month or 2.”



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