Can I Really Eliminate My Private Student Loans With Earnest in Bankruptcy?

Question: Dear Steve, I have good credit and was able to refinance my $180k student loans with a company called Earnest – a student loan refinance company. Now that the student loans are with Earnest, can those loans be included in bankruptcy like any other loan or are they still protected from bankruptcy like typical …

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Our Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Will Be Over Soon But I’m Worried We Suck at Money Management

Question: Dear Steve, Hi! My husband Dave and I have been married since 2005 and It is our second marriage. We are soulmates and have a very strong relationship. He has no children of his own and I have two ages 19 and 26 years. we were financially stable and built a brand new home …

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Railroad Retirement Income Is Less Than My Husband Estimated Before He Passed

Question: Dear Steve, Dec. 19, 2016 my husband died after a 6 year battle with Stage 4 Colon Cancer. Railroad Retirement did not pay anything close to what my husband told me to expect and since he was so sure it was so good he never considered an Insurance Policy, as he also insisted he …

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