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My VA Mortgage is Being Foreclosed on. Will They Garnish My Social Security? – Harlan

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“Dear Steve, I am 68 years old and I draw social security retirement benefits. I also work as a sales associate for a retail company I hav a va home loan that is in forclosure. Can the va garnish my social security retirement benefit? Also, can they freeze my bank accounts? Harlan” Don’t miss our free Get Out of Debt ... Read More »

I Filed Bankruptcy 7 Last Year But Still Owe Parent PLUS Loan? – Kristin

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“Dear Steve, Please help…I filed Bankruptcy 7 last year but syill have a 80,000 parent PLUS loan…I have used the unemployment deferement and will try for economic hardship next….I just started receiving social sec for widower benefits just 800.00 a month Shall I just default onthe plus loan and let them take 15% OR just keep deferring or using forebearance ... Read More »

Social Security is Garnishing My Benefits for an Old SBA Loan. What Can I Do? – Berhan

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“Dear Steve, I will turn 70 in 45 days. After I lost my business and employment I am leaving on a fixed income that I draw from SS and my wife’s earnings. My company defaulted on $48,000 SBA loan that I am a guarantor. My social security payment has been deduced By 15% ($225.30 per month) to pay the SBA ... Read More »

Can Student Loans Garnish Both My Wages and Social Security at the Same Time? – Ross

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“Dear Steve, Student loans totalling approx. $24,000 defaulted in 1993 and wages were garnished. I left that employer and tax return overpayments were taken. I am now 62yrs old and working part time for a large do it yourself retailer. After I started, more than a year ago, my wages were garnished at 15%. I recently resigned and was rehired ... Read More »

Can Credit Card Companies Garnish Your Social Security Check? – Bonnie

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“Dear Jeremy, credit card debt, I am making minimum payments on several credit cards and have a high mortgage for my income. I will retire in 3 yrs. and would like to know if I can’t afford to pay my credit cards on ss can they go after my ss check. I know I can’t afford to pay once I ... Read More »

My Social Security Check Will Be Garnished for a Student Loan I Did Not Take Out. – Verna

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“Dear Steve, My child took a student aid loan in 1996. I was contacted today by a collection agency stating that they will garnish my soc.sec.disability check if this loan is not paid. I did not take this loan out even though it is in my name. The collector stated that I must press charges against my child for this ... Read More »

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