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My Husband Lost His Job as a Minister. I Drive a School Bus. – Rose

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Rose “Dear Steve, I am employed as a school bus driver. My husband was a minister until losing his job and consistent annual income 3yrs ago. He quickly went into Real Estate at precisely the wrong time. Since that didn’t work out so well and put us in the poor house, he has started a new carpet cleaning business that ... Read More »

    I’m Waiting For My Mortgage Modification to Be Reviewed by Bank of America. – Noel

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    Noel “Dear Steve, I am an officer for the State of California, and lost 15% $1,100 of my income and it’s caused a hardship because we can’t afford our payment now. It was tough anyway, but after that it’s became impossible. We’ve sent in all the information you advised and a check for what we can afford to pay Bank ... Read More »

      How Can I Get Out of My Agreement With The Credit Exchange? – Stephanie

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      Stephanie “Dear Steve, Signed up with The Credit Exchange but creditors still harrassing. I have tried to contact agent for 2 weeks but no response. Luckily It has only been one month and one payment made but want to get out of agreement and try to work with creditors. I have been laid off since January and still looking for ... Read More »

        I Want to Clean Up My Credit But I Live Overseas Now. – John

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        “Dear Steve, I ran into work trouble a few years ago and neglected to keep up with most all of my debts. Most have been bounced around from collection agency to collection agency and to some law firms. I am now where I can start paying off some of these debts, the biggest problem is I now live overseas and ... Read More »

          I Am A College Student With Good Credit and Bad Debt. – Matt

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          Matt “Dear Steve, I am a college student and currently have 10,000 in credit card debt. I have been able to make the min payments for them but have not made much progress. I am getting married in a year and a half and really dont want to have credit card debt. I applied for a loan to consolidate all ... Read More »

            Should My Boyfriend Face Up to His Debts and Sell His House? – Jan

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            “Dear Steve, Hi – I am 48; I have no debt; I own my home with less than $80,000 left on the mortgage and I pay 1-2 extra payments each year; no credit card dept -I pay ithem both off each month; no car payments; low income ($1500 pm) but I am working on a masters so I hope that ... Read More »

              My Chevrolet Aveo is Broken and I Might Have to Let The Bank Take It. – Gary

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              Gary “Dear Steve, Well, my current situation goes like this…..I bought a used 2004 Chevrolet aveo and have had it for about 3 years. The recommended service for a timing belt change came at 60,000 miles. I had 63,000 miles on the car when it broke. the car is not covered under any warranty. my mechanic said it’s going to ... Read More »

                Two of My Credit Card Companies Have Doubled My Payment. – Pam

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                “Dear Steve, Two of my credit cards have decided to more than double my payment and I cannot afford the payments. I am current and in good standing at this time but I know I cannot pay these amounts. The company I was employed with closed on March 20, 2009 , so I am now unemployed. I have always done ... Read More »

                  Where Can I Get a Consolidation Loan to Pay Off My Motorcycle? – Andrew

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                  Andrew “Dear Steve, I have a motorcycle i bought in 06 and i haven’t been able to pay on it for almost a year now. I am about to be sued for the balance i am in default on the loan and it has gone from the credit card company to a collection agencey. Can i get a consolidation loan ... Read More »

                    DirectBuy Sent Me to Collections With Beta Finance for a Membership I Can’t Afford Since I Lost My Job. – Rosie

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                    Rosie “Dear Steve, I acquired an account with Direct Buy. I was making enough money and thought that i could someday use this, a short week later I lost one of my jobs and my income was cut in half. I never used the direct buy account it’s like a wholesale place to buy merchandise later at a lesser price ... Read More »

                      CCCS of Greater Atlanta Said They Can’t Help Me. – Wanda

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                      Wanda “Dear Steve, My husband and I are retired on a Gross Yrly income of $43,452. Our unsecured debts are over $94K. I ran all my information through CCCS Atlanta online counseling. They said I couldn’t do the Debt Management Plan because my income was to low. My net worth is a little over $69K. We have no cash savings; ... Read More »

                        Can They Garnish My Husbands Wages for My Student Loans? – Liz

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                        Liz “Dear Steve, Went back to school and do to high risk pregnancy did not finish so I have student loans and I owe the school as well. My husband makes minimum wage and I only work about 20hr a wk at minimum as well. I received a call from a collections office and was told that if I did ... Read More »

                          Bank of America is Dragging Their Feet on My Loan Modification and Citibank is Suing Me. – Angela

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                          “Dear Steve, I have been trying to work out a loan modification with my lender Bank of America for several months now. Bank of America granted me a 3 month forbearance to allow me to repair my home from Hurricane Ike damages. During that time, they asked me if I wanted to attempt a loan modification. I said, yes that ... Read More »

                            My Ex-Husband Said He’d Pay My Student Loans in Our Divorce. But He’s Not. – Amanda

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                            “Dear Steve, My ex husband and I consolidated our student loans. I had $2,000 in loans, he had $97,000. We divorced in 2007. In the divorce, he got the student loans. I was held harmless (or some such term and released from them). Unfortunately, he is not paying them. He waits until the very last second to file for deferments ... Read More »

                              I’m 21, Permanently Disabled and Trying to Deal With My Credit Cards. – Anna

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                              “Dear Steve, My name is anna I am a 21yr old women trying to get on my feet. I am recently perm. disabled and behind on credit card payments at least 3-6 months. I only recive a monthly income of $570.00. I live with family but have to provide my own food/personal items. I have no bank account (since the ... Read More »

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