STUDENT LOANS ORIGINATE WITH EITHER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OR WITH PRIVATE LENDERS

There are two types of student loans – federal or private. The one most important thing that the two have in common is both are non-dischargeable in bankruptcy, unless upon proof of the most exceptional circumstances, the borrower is able to convince the court that repayment of the loan would be unduly financially burdensome. […]

BANKRUPTCY AND DIVORCE

Financial problems often co-exist with people thinking about divorce, in the midst of divorce, or following a divorce. Financial problems often are the cause of divorce. The Bankruptcy Code specifically addresses issues related to those who divorce. If the Bankruptcy Code is not followed properly, debts that you agree to pay […]