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Wage Garnishments and Bankruptcy

How Bankruptcy Can Stop Wage Garnishments If a creditor is garnishing your wages, you may be able to stop the garnishment and even get some of your garnished wages back by filing bankruptcy. If a ...
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Student Loans and Bankruptcy

Student Loan Borrowers Assistance > Bankruptcy Student loans are difficult, but not impossible, to discharge in bankruptcy. To do so, you must show that payment of the debt “will impose an ...
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Report: Payday Loans Can Cost Borrowers Much

WASHINGTON March 25, 2014 (AP) About half of all payday loans are made to people who extend the loans so many times they end up paying more in fees than the original amount they borrowed, a report by ...
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Graduate school debt is playing a key and often overlooked role in the ballooning of overall student loan debt, new research suggests.

Graduate school debt is playing a key and often overlooked role in the ballooning of overall student loan debt, new research suggests. By Jennifer Liberto @CNNMoney March 25, 2014: 11:02 AM ET ...
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Bankrupt? How to get student loan debt erased

(In the penultimate paragraph, removes inadvertant word attached to end of law firm name.) ENLARGE (Globalpost/GlobalPost)Adve By Liz Weston LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Getting student loan debt erased in ...
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Bankruptcy protection extends to people from all walks of life

February 25, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The perceived social stigma attached to bankruptcy makes filing for financial protection unattractive to some. Many people worry how bankruptcy will affect ...
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Allow Private Education Loan Debts to Be Erased in Bankruptcy

Allow Private Education Loan Debts to Be Erased in Bankruptcy Struggling borrowers should be able to discharge their private student loan debts By STEVE COHEN Steve Cohen is a Democratic ...
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Costly Debt Settlement Schemes Prey on the Most Debt-Burdened Consumers Struggling to Recover from Economic Downturn

NACBA: COSTLY DEBT SETTLEMENT SCHEMES PREY ON THE MOST DEBT-BURDENED CONSUMERS STRUGGLING TO RECOVER FROM ECONOMIC DOWNTURN What a Half Million Unwary Consumers Don’t Know: Schemes Only Work for ...
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Student debt may hurt housing recovery by hampering first-time buyers

Washington Post, By Dina ElBoghdady The growing student loan burden carried by millions of Americans threatens to undermine the housing recovery’s momentum by discouraging, or even blocking, a ...
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5 THINGS STUDENT LOAN LAWYERS ASK BORROWERS WHO FILE FOR BANKRUPTCY

Wall Street Journal http://blogs.wsj.com/five-things/2014/01/06/5-things-student-loan-lawyers-ask-borrowers-who-file-for-bankruptcy/?KEYWORDS=student+loans It’s nearly impossible to cancel your ...
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Can I File Bankruptcy Again?

This turbulent economy has not been very forgiving for many Americans. Thousands of hard working people have been borrowing more money to make ends meet and keep their house out of foreclosure. Many ...
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Bankruptcy In Divorce

When a couple decides to file for bankruptcy, there are several things to consider about when is the best time to file. Filing for bankruptcy before a divorce can often make the process much easier ...
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