My Husband Has a Traumatic Brain Injury and His Spending is Out of Control. – Laura

“Dear Steve, I am asking the best way to deal with the credit card companies. My husband suffered a traumatic brain injury due to a car accident years back before we met. I was unaware of the severity of the damage to his frontal lobes (in fact he has none) and was unaware of the … Read more

Is There UK Legislation That Would Wipe Out My Debts If I Have A Serious Mental Health Disorder?

“Dear Jon, I have had bi polar disorder since the age of 14. Through manic and down stages and also mixed affective states i have got myself terribally into debt. Most debts i cant even remember. I am now 30yrs old and am wondering whether under the mental health act or some other legislation i … Read more

Can I Get Out of Debt Being Bipolar, Suicidal, Mentally Ill and on Disability? – David

I have a mental illness. I had mental illness all my life. In fact, in 2008 I wrote a suicide email and emailed it to local news station. In 2009, I was diagnosed with bipolar personality disorder and ADHD. In 2010, I borrowed a lot of money to remodel the house. The first mortgage on … Read more

I’m Bipolar and Lost My Job. – Suzette

I lost my job last year in September. I was admitted to a Pchyiatric Hospital. I am Bipolar and suffer fom Epilepsy. I am really trying to find work. owe monies to various Creditors including Standard Bank (five various accounts). Seeing that I am unable to make the payments they are demanding. I have offered … Read more

I’m Disabled. How to I Get Rid of My Student Loans? – Michael

“Dear Steve, Old Unsubsidized and Subsidized School loans(2000, 2001, and 2002) William Ford Direct Loans. From Victor Valley College -Victorville, CA which is a community college. I never graduated and this thing is a mess. I dropped out of school in Jan. 2003 dut to my late brother Mark who died at the age of … Read more

Schizoaffective with Bipolar Disorder on DMP with Money Management International. – Jarrett

“Dear Steve, Last night I had vivid nightmares about my debt. I woke up and my first thought was to post here because I can’t handle this anymore. I am tired of the pressure of being in debt. Truthfully, I only have $8,500 in debt, am 26 years old, and am unemployed. I have a … Read more

My Mom is Bipolar and The Only Help She Wants for Her Money Problems is More Money. – Lecompete

“Dear Steve, My mom is in great debt. I don’t know how to help her. Though my parents are separated, my dad still sends us money for all the utilities of the house but my mom just can’t fix her problems. She is retired but all her money goes to pay debts with banks and … Read more

Bipolar Spending Spree Results in $79K in Credit Card Debt. – Scott

“Dear Steve, Well, I had finally got my debt under control until suffering a major manic episode. Within 5 weeks I went from 0 revolving debt to 79000 in credit card debt (with nothing to show for it materially other than a TV). Oh, I also bought a new car ($46,000) even though I already … Read more

I’m Currently Reading Your Book How to Eliminate Debt Like a Pro and Have a Question. – Julie

“Dear Steve, Hello. I am currently reading one of your books eliminate your debt like a pro. Here is my situation. I have debt mostly school debt. I ended up being sick in the hosptial half way through college with bipolar. I went to school in order to get health insurance. Now I have tons … Read more

I Worked For You, Remember Me? I’m Now Bipolar and in Debt. – Victoria

Victoria “Hey Steve, I worked for you in 97-98. Blue haired IT Girl? =} Anyway, things are pretty not cool. I need to sign up for a program or something, but I’m not even sure that is possible. I’ve learned some things, since 97 and 98. I’ve learned that I am bipolar, and have a … Read more

My Crazy Bipolar Husband Beat Me Up and Left Me With a Broken Leg. – Cathey

“Dear Steve, My crazy bipolar husband beat me up and left me with a broken leg and 78,000.00 in unsecured debt. I make 70,000.00 a year and am able to make my mortgage payment (I have 30,000.00 in equity) and student loan. However, with his loss of income, I can no longer make the 3,000.00 … Read more

I Already Have Bipolar and Clinical Depression Disorders With Panic Attacks and Now Debt. – Kilandra

“Dear Steve, Credit card debt after being divorced, unable to work, no income, but paying the minimum on it. I need out, it’s stressing me too much and hurting my health more, when I already have bipolar and clinical depression disorders. I used the sale of my car to pay off the one, but I … Read more