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Student Loans and Your Financial Health

As the economy worsens, many adults who have experienced a job loss are thinking about returning to school to learn a new skill and become more manageable in today's job market. Unfortunately, getting a second degree usually means more student loan debts, especially for the "mature" student. Things to consider before taking out student debts: [...]

By |2018-11-09T16:14:21+00:00August 2nd, 2009|Debt and Tax Relief, Debt Consolidation, Student Loans|Comments Off on Student Loans and Your Financial Health

Student Loans and Bankruptcy: Can I Discharge My Loans?

Discharging Student Loans and Bankruptcy Many people ask me about discharging student loans when they're looking into filing for bankruptcy. Typically, student loans aren't discharged during bankruptcy proceedings. It's not impossible to accomplish if you can show that paying the student loan debt "will impose an undue hardship on you and your dependents". Bankruptcy judges [...]

By |2017-12-13T01:57:46+00:00July 20th, 2009|Bankruptcy, Debt Consolidation, Student Loans|Comments Off on Student Loans and Bankruptcy: Can I Discharge My Loans?